Tag: ransomware

Florida Congressman’s Bill Giving FTC More Power to Crack Down on Ransomware Gaining Momentum

Last week, the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee passed the “Reporting Attacks from Nations Selected for Oversight and Monitoring Web Attacks and Ransomware from Enemies (RANSOMWARE) Act” from U.S. Rep. Gus Bilirakis, R-Fla. Bilirakis...

Darren Soto Gets Two Blockchain Proposals Through the House

Soto was able to get his “Digital Taxonomy Act” and his “Blockchain Innovation Act” rolled into U.S. Rep. Jerry McNerney’s, D-Calif., “Consumer Safety Technology Act.”

Jimmy Patronis Warns Floridians About Cyber Scams and Ransomware

Following recent reports of hackers using ransomware to attack the U.S. healthcare system, state Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Jimmy Patronis called on Florida consumers and businesses to be vigilant in protecting their financial information and accounts and know the warning signs of cyber fraud and scams.