Cryptocurrency Fraud , Fraud Management & Cybercrime , Video

ISMG Editors: Why Are Crypto Phishing Attacks Surging?

Legal Moves: Crypto Theft Lawsuit; Hospital Sues LockBit Gang
Clockwise, from top left: Anna Delaney, Tony Morbin, Marianne Kolbasuk McGee and Mathew Schwartz

In the latest weekly update, Information Security Media Group editors discussed why crypto-seeking drainer scam-as-a-service operations are thriving, a novel legal move that recovered a hospital's stolen data, and a ground-breaking case involving bitcoin that could streamline recovery for victims.

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The panelists - Anna Delaney, director, productions; Tony Morbin, executive news editor, EU; Marianne Kolbasuk McGee, executive editor, HealthcareInfoSecurity; and Mathew Schwartz, executive editor, DataBreachToday and Europe - discussed:

The ISMG Editors' Panel runs weekly. Don't miss our previous installments, including the Jan. 5 edition on why ransomware victims are still paying and the Jan. 12 edition on whether we will ever get a handle on API security.

About the Author

Anna Delaney

Anna Delaney

Director, Productions, ISMG

An experienced broadcast journalist, Delaney conducts interviews with senior cybersecurity leaders around the world. Previously, she was editor-in-chief of the website for The European Information Security Summit, or TEISS. Earlier, she worked at Levant TV and Resonance FM and served as a researcher at the BBC and ITV in their documentary and factual TV departments.

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