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Petya Ransomware Advisory

Petya Ransomware also known as Petrwrap or GoldenEye affects Microsoft Windows based systems and encrypts the data MBR / NTFS in the system using SMB exploits which are not updated with the latest software patch updates. This ransomware outbreak although … Continue reading

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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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Trickbot – new entrant in the Indian Online Banking Cyberspace

Ransomware is not the only prevalent threat these days; there are threats too which have been making their foray. We humans tend to forget that security is an on-going process and is not limited to one single threat. We have … Continue reading

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Microsoft releases patches for exploits used by NSA’s hacking tools

Microsoft has released patches for the 3 more vulnerabilities, which were found in the exploit tools created by NSA and subsequently released by ShadowBrokers. Last month, WannaCry Ransomware used one of the exploit code-named EternalBlue by NSA, was already patched … Continue reading

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