News Wrap Halloween Edition: Scary Election, Hospital Cyberattack Stories


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This Halloween week, Threatpost editors break down the scariest stories haunting the security space, including:

  • A wave of ransomware attacks targeting a number of hospitals, sparking worries about healthcare security and the impact on patents during COVID-19
  • "Zombie" vulnerabilities - including Zerologon and SMBGhost - that continued to haunt system admins this week
  • Election security scares, from disinformation campaigns to cyberattacks hitting election infrastructure.

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