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  1. Become a Sophos XDR-certified admin

    Sophos Threat Hunting Academy Season 2 registration is now open. Sessions are July 14 - 21, 2021 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
  2. Vigilante malware rats out software pirates while blocking ThePirateBay

    A collection of malware samples revives a decade-old HOSTS modification trick to block hundreds of websites
  3. The State of Ransomware in Government 2021

    Ransomware has fast become a national emergency with government organizations regularly falling victim to attack. Discover the realities behind the headlines with the new Sophos report The State of Ransomware in Government 2021. Based on an independent survey of 117 IT managers in central government and non-departmental public bodies (NDPB), and 131 IT managers in […]
  4. Relentless REvil, revealed: RaaS as variable as the criminals who use it

    No two criminal groups deploy the ransomware-as-a-service, also known as Sodinokibi, in exactly the same way
  5. Six in-the-wild exploits patched in Microsoft’s June security fix release

    Security fixes address five critical vulnerabilities, including scripting and Defender bugs—and one actively exploited flaw in MSHTML.