Why Ransomware Hackers Love a Holiday Weekend. “Really, ransomware hackers love regular weekends, too. But a long one? When everyone’s off carousing with fam ily and friends and studiously avoiding anything remotely office-related? That’s the good stuff. And while the trend isn’t new, a joint warning issued this week by the FBI and the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency underscores how serious the threat has become.” • PR EVIOUS LY: FBI-CISA Advisory on Ransomware Awareness for Holidays and Weekends ( https://us-cert.cisa.gov/ncas/current-activity/2021/08/31/fbi-cisa-advisory-ransomware-awareness-holidays-and-weekends