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Petya… Echoes of WannaCry

Reading Time: 2 minutes  |  Published: June 28, 2017 in Blogs, Ransomware, ThreatDefend
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Does this sound familiar?  On June 27, news outlets began reporting on a ransomware attack that was spreading like wildfire, hitting over 300,000 devices across over 150 countries and counting.  The attack utilized the EternalBlue exploit that was stolen from the NSA and released by...

Another Massive Ransomware Outbreak Is Going Global Fast

Reading Time: < 1 minute  |  Published: June 27, 2017 in Industry News
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Ukraine's government, National Bank, its transportation services and largest power companies are bearing the brunt of what appears to be a massive ransomware outbreak that's fast spreading across the world and hitting a significant number of critical infrastructure providers. Whispers of WannaCry abound, though some security experts...