Hackers threaten to release patient info if ransom isn’t paid

first_imgThe head of the HSE says it’s not up to the health service to pay ransoms to cyber criminals.Hackers are threatening to release stolen patient information on the dark web if they’re not paid by tomorrow.The Garda National Cyber Crime Bureau is monitoring underground websites in anticipation of the data being dumped.While the HSE’s secured injunctions from the High Court preventing anyone sharing the confidential files.Paul Reid says ransoms are a matter for Government:Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/reid1pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. DL Debate – 24/05/21 By News Highland – May 23, 2021 Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction Pinterest FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 WhatsApp Google+ AudioHomepage BannerNews Facebook Twitter Pinterestcenter_img Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook Previous articleOlder people falling through cracks of redress scheme – homeownerNext articleMidlands NW MEP believes delays to digital Covid certificate will be bad news for all News Highland Hackers threaten to release patient info if ransom isn’t paid Google+ Twitter WhatsApp Harps come back to win in Waterford News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24thlast_img read more

Tech firm Goodlord wins £10m cash boost

first_imgHome » News » Tech firm Goodlord wins £10m cash boost previous nextProptechTech firm Goodlord wins £10m cash boostProperty tech firm Goodlord has raised £10m in a share issue to fund new software features for rental agencies.Richard Reed9th March 20200611 Views Property technology firm Goodlord, whose software is used by hundreds of letting agents across the UK, has raised more than £10m in a new share issue.Goodlord plans to use the cash to invest more resources in developing its software and expand the range of products available to agents.New features will include help to ensure customers stay compliant with new regulations such as anti-money laundering directives and the forthcoming Renters’ Reform Bill.There will also be new revenue opportunities for agents, as well as extra features to streamline the rental process.Goodlord’s software platform has seen a year of rapid growth, processing thousands of tenancies every month, and has introduced new products and updates to help agents and landlords stay compliant with the tenant fee ban.The company has also expanded its service to cover corporate lets, brought in extended insurance provisions, introduced virtual banking technology for customers, and made improvements to Goodlord Switch – its utility-switching technology.Goodlord CEO, William Reeve, said: “The last 12 months saw seismic change for UK letting agents and landlords; change which means saving time, reducing admin, and generating new revenue streams are now more crucial than ever.“This investment means we can continue to support our customers at increased rates of growth and offer a suite of products that keeps up with market and regulatory demand.”Investors in the new series-B funding round include Oxx, Finch Capital and Latitude Ventures, the sister fund to European VC firm LocalGlobe – known for investments in Transferwise, Zoopla, Monzo, TravelPerk and SecretEscapes.Julian Rowe from Latitude Ventures, who is joining the Goodlord board, added: “By creating software that increases the professionalism of letting agents and reduces the stress of finding and securing a home to rent, Goodlord is supplying an essential service to meet a key need.“With more people predicted to be renting than owning by 2039, we’re delighted to back Goodlord on its mission to create the best rental experience in the world.”letting software goodlord letting agents landlords March 9, 2020Richard ReedWhat’s your opinion? Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.Please note: This is a site for professional discussion. Comments will carry your full name and company.This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.Related articles BREAKING: Evictions paperwork must now include ‘breathing space’ scheme details30th April 2021 City dwellers most satisfied with where they live30th April 2021 Hong Kong remains most expensive city to rent with London in 4th place30th April 2021last_img read more