Australia – Yarra Tram

Exploit: Accidental data exposureYarra Tram: Melbourne-based tram network Risk to Small Business: 2.555 = Moderate: A Yarra Tram officer email to 91 commuters rejected their compensation requests, but the employee failed to conceal the email addresses, exposing them...

Australia – Metrix Consulting

Exploit: Phishing scamMetrix Consulting: Strategic insight consultancy Risk to Small Business: 2.222 = Severe: A Metrix Consulting employee fell for a phishing scam that compromised the personal data for visitors of the Perth Mint. The data was provided by visitors...

United Kingdom – Dundee College

Exploit: RansomwareDundee College: Academic and research institution Risk to Small Business: 1.666 = Severe: A ransomware attack disabled Dundee College’s entire IT infrastructure, canceling classes and requiring thousands of students to reset their account...

United Kingdom – Tissue Regenix

Exploit: Malware attackTissue Regenix: Medical technology company Risk to Small Business: 1.888 = Severe: A malware attack forced Tissue Regenix to take its systems offline, which negatively impacted its short-term production capacity. Tissue Regenix hired...

Canada – Confederation College

Exploit: Malware attackConfederation College: Provincially funded college of arts and technology Risk to Small Business: 2.222 = Severe: A malware attack disabled the college’s IT services, rendering many digital accounts unusable. Fortunately, Confederation College...

United States – Fondren Orthopedic Group

Exploit: Malware attackFondren Orthopedic Group: Orthopedic healthcare services provider Risk to Small Business: 1.555 = Severe: A malware attack destroyed a number of the medical provider’s patient records. The incident was first discovered in November 2019, but IT...