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NotPetya ransomware trend moving towards sophistication - TechTarget;

NotPetya ransomware trend moving towards sophistication - TechTarget

TechTargetNotPetya ransomware trend moving towards sophisticationTechTargetNotPetya represented advanced malware compared to its cousin WannaCry, but also showed sophistication experts worry may be a ransomware trend. This Article Covers. Emerging threats. RELATED TOPICS. Nation-state cyberattacks · Messaging threats ...and more »

'NotPetya': Latest Ransomware is a Warning Note From the Future - IEEE Spectrum;

'NotPetya': Latest Ransomware is a Warning Note From the Future - IEEE Spectrum

IEEE Spectrum'NotPetya': Latest Ransomware is a Warning Note From the FutureIEEE SpectrumFirst it “slammed” the Internet and “swept” Europe, then it was “something much worse,” and now it's a “distraction.” This week's “NotPetya” malware attack on Windows systems has, depending on who you believe, either spread like a devastating ...and more »

Money, terrorism or nation state snooping – how understanding the real motives behind cyber attacks can help to ... - Information Age;

Money, terrorism or nation state snooping – how understanding the real motives behind cyber attacks can help to ... - Information Age

Information AgeMoney, terrorism or nation state snooping – how understanding the real motives behind cyber attacks can help to ...Information AgeThis malware was intentionally set out into the world to cause disruption and chaos and maybe financial gain. What's more, until companies disable or patch the root cause of this issue soon then this will be a continuing attack for the next years to come.and more »

This Is What It Looks Like When You Get Hit with the NotPetya Ransomware - Motherboard;

This Is What It Looks Like When You Get Hit with the NotPetya Ransomware - Motherboard

MotherboardThis Is What It Looks Like When You Get Hit with the NotPetya RansomwareMotherboardIt was just over six weeks ago when ransomware strain WannaCrypt infected thousands upon thousands of computers around the world. At the time, YouTube malware historian danooct1 recorded a video showing how the malware encrypted victims' ...and more »

Three ways the 'NotPetya' cyberattack is more complex than WannaCry - The Conversation AU;

Three ways the 'NotPetya' cyberattack is more complex than WannaCry - The Conversation AU

The Conversation AUThree ways the 'NotPetya' cyberattack is more complex than WannaCryThe Conversation AUPaul Haskell-Dowland is affiliated with the International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP) Technical Committee 11 and is a member of the ACS and BCS. Partners. Edith Cowan University provides funding as a member of The Conversation AU.and more »

Worldwide Ransomware Attack Hits Health Systems Again - HealthLeaders Media

Worldwide Ransomware Attack Hits Health Systems AgainHealthLeaders MediaHealth systems and other organizations worldwide affected by a new ransomware may not be able to recover files, as group behind the NotPetya virus does not appear to be financially motivated. This article was originally published on June 29, 2017, ...and more »

UPDATE: 'NotPetya' ransomware at heart of new global campaign - SC Magazine UK;

UPDATE: 'NotPetya' ransomware at heart of new global campaign - SC Magazine UK

SC Magazine UKUPDATE: 'NotPetya' ransomware at heart of new global campaignSC Magazine UKA yet-indeterminate ransomware strain has infected systems all over the world with particular enthusiasm for Ukrainian targets. These attacks appear reminiscient of last month's WannaCry attacks. The global ransomware campaign that is now being billed ...and more »

Why have we had to rely on hackers to stop catastrophic ransomware again? - New Statesman;

Why have we had to rely on hackers to stop catastrophic ransomware again? - New Statesman

New StatesmanWhy have we had to rely on hackers to stop catastrophic ransomware again?New StatesmanAs the latest malware virus spread around the world, surreal images appeared on Twitter: bemused Ukrainian shoppers standing around supermarket checkouts, watching screens fill up with ominous lines of text; ATM machines showing the same display.and more »

Before NotPetya, There Was Another Ransomware That Targeted Ukraine Last Week - BleepingComputer;

Before NotPetya, There Was Another Ransomware That Targeted Ukraine Last Week - BleepingComputer

BleepingComputerBefore NotPetya, There Was Another Ransomware That Targeted Ukraine Last WeekBleepingComputerLast week, long before the Petya / NotPetya ransomware broke out, there was another ransomware campaign that targeted Ukrainian users with a vengeance. That ransomware's name was PSCrypt and is the third ransomware strain that has aggressively ...and more »