Mathew J. Schwartz

Mathew J. Schwartz

Executive Editor, DataBreachToday & Europe, ISMG

Schwartz is an award-winning journalist with two decades of experience in magazines, newspapers and electronic media. He has covered the information security and privacy sector throughout his career. Before joining Information Security Media Group in 2014, where he now serves as the executive editor, DataBreachToday and for European news coverage, Schwartz was the information security beat reporter for InformationWeek and a frequent contributor to DarkReading, among other publications. He lives in Scotland.


Russia: 7-Year Sentence for Blackhole Mastermind

Mathew J. Schwartz  •  April 15, 2016

Ransomware: Is It Ever OK to Pay?

Mathew J. Schwartz  •  April 13, 2016

Badlock is Bad - But Could Be Worse

Mathew J. Schwartz  •  April 13, 2016

Emergency Flash Patch Battles Ransomware

Mathew J. Schwartz  •  April 11, 2016

Ransomware Report: Is China Attribution Merely Hype?

Mathew J. Schwartz  •  March 15, 2016

The Evolving Hacker Mantra: Simplicity

Mathew J. Schwartz  •  March 14, 2016

FBI Warning: Ransomware Is Surging

Mathew J. Schwartz  •  March 11, 2016

Ransomware Grows More Targeted

Mathew J. Schwartz  •  March 7, 2016

Alert: Ransomware Targets Macs

Mathew J. Schwartz  •  March 7, 2016

5 Cybersecurity Trends at RSA Conference

Mathew J. Schwartz  •  March 2, 2016

Ransomware Hits Hospitals

Mathew J. Schwartz  •  February 16, 2016

Town Faces Ransomware Infection, Blinks

Mathew J. Schwartz  •  February 4, 2016

Banking Malware: Big in Japan

Mathew J. Schwartz  •  February 2, 2016

Malware Attack Slams Israeli Electricity Authority

Mathew J. Schwartz  •  January 27, 2016

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