Karen Lynch

Karen Lynch

Contributing Writer


Karen Lynch is a journalist who has covered global business, technology, cybersecurity, and related public policy issues for more than 30 years. She has worked closely with cybersecurity forensics firms, product companies, and nonprofit associations.

Posts by Karen Lynch

Email Security, Threat Intelligence Hub

A Guide to Evolving Ransomware Types

Ransomware attacks are on the rise, and the types of ransomware are changing all the time. We break down the threat to help protect your business. Key Points: Ransomware has become one of the most prevalent and damaging cybersecurity threats in an e…

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Email Security, Threat Intelligence Hub

Risk of Ransomware Speeds the Need to Patch

Security professionals know that one of the keys to stopping ransomware is to rapidly patch vulnerabilities on their networks. But many of them admit to lagging behind. Key Points: A new survey of security professionals ranks patch management among …

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Web Security

StateRAMP to Help Secure State and Local Government

As cyberattacks continue to disrupt public services, StateRAMP aims to make it easier for states, municipalities and schools to procure secure cloud services. Key Points: State governments and cloud service providers have joined in launching a procu…

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