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US Department of Justice recovers most of Colonial Pipeline ransom payment

The US Department of Justice (D.O.J) has revealed it has recovered the majority of the $4.4m ransom payment paid by Colonial Pipeline to the DarkSide ransomware variant.

Cloud security platform Uptycs nets $50m in its Series C round

Uptycs, which leverages cloud-native security analytics to protect endpoints, has netted $50m in its Series C round, which was led by Norwest Venture Partners.

Japan suffers large cyberattacks following government, airport hacks

Japan has experienced two recent cyberattacks that were directed at the Fujitsu company and Greater Tokyo-based Narita Airport.

Cybersecurity assessment required for US pipelines following Colonial attack

A Biden administration directive will require US pipeline operators to conduct a cybersecurity assessment on their pipelines following the recent Colonial Pipeline hack.

Klarna locks out users from services following ‘self-inflicted incident’

Swedish FinTech giant Klarna has suffered a ‘self-inflicted incident’ which has led to around 90,000 users being able to see other people’s accounts.

Tessian looks toward acceleration following $65m Series C

UK security company Tessian has closed a $65m Series C funding round led by March Capital.

Theta Lake boosts compliance, security coverage with Microsoft Teams certification

Collaboration security and compliance company Theta Lake has received compliance recording certification from Microsoft Teams.

Significant ransomware attack causes Irish healthcare IT shutdown

Ireland’s healthcare service has temporarily been forced to shut down its computer systems as a precaution following a significant ransomware attack.

Stripe acquires fraud prevention expertise with Bouncer purchase

Payments juggernaut Stripe has acquired card authentication technology company Bouncer for an undisclosed amount.

AXA suffers ransomware attack following ransom payments support removal

Insurance juggernaut AXA has suffered a cyberattack which saw it lose 3 TB of sensitive data from its Asian operations.

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