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Ransomware

New SynAck Ransomware Variant Uses Doppelganging Process

Some malware variants are becoming smarter and harder to stop. Kaspersky Lab discovered a new version of the SynAttack, which uses Process Doppelganging to evade malware tools, according to a report by Dark Reading.

How Does SynAck […]

2018-05-08T15:34:41+00:009 May 2018|

Researchers find ransomware can infect and control robots

If hacking into your emails isn’t bad enough, your company’s robotics could go plum loco under robot ransomware.

Security researchers with IOActive discovered vulnerabilities with two different robots. In each instance, the ransomware stopped […]

2018-03-30T11:05:03+00:002 Apr 2018|

CryptoMix Ransomware: All You Need to Know to Stay Protected

One of the biggest known ransomware, the CryptoMix family first emerged in May 2016. CryptoMix is a combination of CryptXXX and CryptWall. It is reinvented quite frequently and the new variant of CryptoMix was just in name as […]

2019-02-05T02:47:01+00:005 Mar 2018|Tags: |

HC6 Ransomware decryption: All you need to know about this malware

The HC6 Ransomware was recently discovered and typically requires victims to pay ransoms of up to $2500 before their files can be decrypted. It is commonly called the .fucku ransomware or virus because it renames files to end […]

2019-02-05T02:31:13+00:0016 Jan 2018|Tags: |