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Mortgage Closing Phishing Scam

Source: Mortgage Closing Phishing Scam Mortgage Closing Phishing Scam The Federal Trade Commission and the National Association of Realtors have issued a warning, for consumers to be mindful of a growing mortgage closing phishing scam that could leave buyers without a down payment. Here’s how the scam works: Hackers break into a realtor’s email account […]

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Massive GoldenEye Ransomware Campaign Slams worldwide users – Bitdefender Labs

Source: Massive GoldenEye Ransomware Campaign Slams worldwide users – Bitdefender Labs Several critical infrastructure institutions in Ukraine have already been taken offline Bogdan BOTEZATU Update 6/28 16.30 GMT+3 Our internal telemetry shows that some infections with #GoldenEye have been triggered by the compromised update of the MeDOC accounting software. A number of our customers in Ukraine where […]

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Petya Ransomware Spreading Rapidly Worldwide, Just Like WannaCry

Petya ransomware, another large-scale ransomware attack is making chaos worldwide, encrypting systems in companies, power supplies and banks Tuesday, June 27, 2017 Swati Khandelwal Watch out, readers! It is ransomware, another WannaCry, another wide-spread attack. The WannaCry ransomware is not dead yet and another large scale ransomware attack is making chaos worldwide, shutting down computers […]

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Ranscam Ransomware Deletes Files Outright | Threatpost | The first stop for security news

Source: Ranscam Ransomware Deletes Files Outright | Threatpost | The first stop for security news Welcome > Blog Home>Malware > Ranscam Ransomware Deletes Victims’ Files Outright Ranscam Ransomware Deletes Victims’ Files Outright by Chris Brook July 12, 2016 , 10:44 am Researchers have observed ransomware so sophisticated over the last few months that we’ve seen a variant tease researchers […]

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New WannaCry Ransomware and How to Protect Yourself

Source: New WannaCry Ransomware and How to Protect Yourself This entry was posted in General Security on May 14, 2017 by Mark Maunder This is another Wordfence public service announcement (PSA) that describes new WannaCry ransomware variants that have emerged in the past few hours and describes how to protect yourself against the WannaCry ransomware, also […]

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InfoSec Handlers Diary Blog – Microsoft Released Guidance for WannaCrypt

Source: InfoSec Handlers Diary Blog – Microsoft Released Guidance for WannaCrypt InfoSec Handlers Diary Blog Microsoft Released Guidance for WannaCrypt Published: 2017-05-13 Last Updated: 2017-05-13 23:51:27 UTC by Guy Bruneau (Version: 3) Microsoft released information what can be done to protect against WannaCry[1] which includes deploying MS17-010 if not already done (March patch release)[2], update […]