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Petya Ransomware Attack and Remediation

The recent attack by Petya ransomware is another warning to organizations about the possible catastrophe of vulnerabilities. Petya Ransomware is spreading fast with Ukraine being the worst hit country in last 24 hours. It uses the same exploit, which WannaCry … Continue reading

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Steps to Stay Away from Shark Ransomware

Shark, a new type of Ransomware, is available for free and is being distributed on the cyber-ground, according to the latest research. What is Shark Ransomware? Shark is a ‘Ransomware as a Service’ (RaaS), which allows budding cyber-criminals to create … Continue reading

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New Ransomware now Accepting Gift Cards

Ever wondered how your Amazon Gift Card can be used as payment for Ransomware? The answer is probably ‘yes’, thanks to the wily cyber criminals. According to the latest research of eScan, a new file encrypting program has been discovered … Continue reading

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Petya Ransomware Attacks your Hard Drive

This year should be declared as year of Ransomware! Cyber-criminals come up with new families and new versions of it, resulting in making life miserable for victims of their extortion campaigns. In our threat predictions for 2016, we had predicted … Continue reading

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