Tuesday, 22 August 2017
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WannaCry ransomware attack at LG Electronics takes systems offline

Added: 21.08.2017 11:34 | 10 views | 0 comments

Consumer electronics giant confirms WannaCry was found on a self-service kiosk in South Korea and systems were shut down for two days to prevent spread.

From: www.zdnet.com

The True Cost of Ransomware is Much More Than Just the RansomThe True Cost of Ransomware is Much More Than Just the Ransom

Added: 18.08.2017 18:42 | 23 views | 0 comments

NEWS ANALYSIS: While the FBI has one set of numbers for the financial impact of ransomware, new figures from publicly traded companies shows the impact to be significantly higher.

From: www.eweek.com

LambdaLocker ransomware victim? Now you can decrypt your files for free

Added: 17.08.2017 11:52 | 27 views | 0 comments

As part of the No More Ransom initiative, Avast Antivirus have released a tool that decrypts files locked by LambdaLocker ransomware.

From: www.zdnet.com

Locky ransomware is back from the dead again - with new 'Diablo' variant

Added: 16.08.2017 16:44 | 8 views | 0 comments

One of the most successful families of file-encrypting malware is back -- again -- with a new spam campaign.

From: www.zdnet.com

Petya ransomware: Cyber attack costs could hit $300m for shipping giant Maersk

Added: 16.08.2017 12:28 | 19 views | 0 comments

June's cyber attack will cost international shipping firm hundreds of millions in lost revenue.

From: www.zdnet.com

British Cybersecurity Expert Pleads Not Guilty To Federal Malware Charges

Added: 14.08.2017 23:59 | 10 views | 0 comments

Before these allegations, 23-year-old Marcus Hutchins was known for his role in finding the kill switch to the WannaCry ransomware cyber-attack last May. He is accused of creating a malware scheme.

From: www.npr.org

UK cybersecurity expert pleads not guilty

Added: 14.08.2017 18:21 | 16 views | 0 comments

A British cybersecurity researcher credited with helping curb a recent worldwide ransomware attack has pleaded not guilty to federal charges accusing him of creating malicious software to steal banking information three years ago.

From: www.news.com.au

Ukraine police make arrest in Petya ransomware case

Added: 10.08.2017 16:50 | 15 views | 0 comments

A 51-year-old Ukrainian national was arrested in connection with the ransomware attack

From: www.zdnet.com

Destructive, disk-encrypting Mamba ransomware springs back to life

Added: 10.08.2017 12:40 | 14 views | 0 comments

Mamba ransomware has suddenly returned and its encrypting whole hard drives of targeted organisations again.

From: www.zdnet.com

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