Experts Warn: Targeted Ransomware Attacks to Surge

McAfee and Microsoft Analysts Review ‘Ransomware as a Service’ TrendsTargeted ransomware attacks against enterprises and government agencies are likely to surge in the coming months as “ransomware as a service” continues to evolve into a lucrative mode…

February 26, 2020
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Proxies and militias: Internal stability and geopolitics in Iraq, Somalia, and Nigeria

Today’s civil wars are becoming more frequent, deadlier to civilians, and harder to resolve. In countries like Syria, Afghanistan, Iraq, Somalia, and Nigeria, violent extremist groups and other insurgencies pose direct threats to the viability of the state and local populations. Counterinsurgency and counterterrorism strategies increasingly employ pro-government militias (PGMs), assumed to be crucial partners…

February 26, 2020
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