[ThreatPost] Sinclair Confirms Ransomware Attack That Disrupted TV Stations

A major cyberattack resulted in data being stolen, too, but Sinclair’s not sure which information is now in the hands of the crooks.

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[SANS ISC] ISC Stormcast For Tuesday, February 22nd, 2022 https://isc.sans.edu/podcastdetail.html?id=7890, (Tue, Feb 22nd)

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Daily NCSC-FI news followup 2020-12-25

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