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US govt coordinates international response to growing ransomware threat

Monday 18 October 2021 | 10:47 CET | News
The US government brought together representatives from multiple countries to discuss the growing threat of ransomware. A virtual conference of ministers was held 13-14 October to discuss ways to work together to combat the threat to businesses and public services, the White House announced. 

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