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Healthcare providers increasingly lucrative for pros’ ransomware attacks

Ransomware attacks are continuing to proliferate, as hackers have become professionals and are operating as a business. Hackers are no longer primarily acting alone, but in concert with each other and sharing the rewards, according to Jason Green, chief revenue officer at Trustifi, an email security vendor with products that include 256-bit military-grade email encryption,… Read More »

Study: Christmas Eve May Be When Your Risk For Heart Attacks Is Highest

A SWEDEHEART of a study showed significant increases in hospitalizations for heart attacks on Christmas Eve. (Photo: Getty Images)Getty Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house. Not a creature was stirring, but what about cholesterol plaques? According to a study just published in the BMJ, it’s not mice moving that should be the… Read More »

WHO concerned about suspected chemical attacks in Syria

WHO is deeply alarmed by reports of the suspected use of toxic chemicals in Douma city, East Ghouta. According to reports from Health Cluster partners, during the shelling of Douma on Saturday, an estimated 500 patients presented to health facilities exhibiting signs and symptoms consistent with exposure to toxic chemicals. In particular, there were signs… Read More »