Scott Ferguson

Scott Ferguson

Managing Editor, News Desk

Ferguson is the managing editor for the news desk at Information Security Media Group. He's been covering the IT industry for more than 13 years. Before joining ISMG, Ferguson was editor-in-chief at eWEEK and director of audience development for InformationWeek. He's also written and edited for Light Reading, Security Now, Enterprise Cloud News, TU-Automotive, Dice Insights and DevOps.com.


CISA's Krebs: 2016 US Elections Were Cyber 'Sputnik' Moment

Scott Ferguson  •  February 25, 2020

New Ransomware Targets Industrial Controls: Report

Scott Ferguson  •  February 5, 2020

NIST Drafts Guidelines for Coping With Ransomware

Scott Ferguson  •  February 3, 2020

Updated FTCODE Ransomware Now Steals Credentials, Passwords

Scott Ferguson  •  January 22, 2020

MyKings Cryptomining Botnet Leverages EternalBlue Flaw

Scott Ferguson  •  December 23, 2019

MegaCortex Ransomware Demands Millions From Victims

Scott Ferguson  •  August 5, 2019

Johannesburg Utility Recovering After Ransomware Attack

Scott Ferguson  •  July 26, 2019

Florida City Paying $600,000 to End Ransomware Attack

Scott Ferguson  •  June 20, 2019

After 2 Years, WannaCry Remains a Threat

Scott Ferguson  •  May 17, 2019

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