Halloween News Wrap: The Election, Hospital Deaths and Other Scary Cyberattack Stories

  • Threatpost breaks down the scariest stories of the week ended Oct. 30 haunting the security business — like bugs that just won’t die.

    This Halloween 7 days, Threatpost editors focus on the spookiest security stories, such as:

    • A wave of ransomware assaults targeting a quantity of hospitals, sparking worries about healthcare security and the impact on individuals in the course of COVID-19
    • “Zombie” vulnerabilities – including Zerologon and SMBGhost – go on to haunt method admins this 7 days
    • Election security scares, from disinformation strategies to cyberattacks hitting election infrastructure, and even strikes on campaign websites

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