The ONI ransomware attacks targeting organizations in Japan are also dropping wiper malware which is being used to delete logs and cover the attackers’ tracks.
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A malicious Google Chrome extension being spread in phishing emails steals any data posted online by victims.
Researchers at Cisco found a modified version of the leaked NSA exploit EternalRomance in this week’s Bad Rabbit attack.
Researchers have linked the Bad Rabbit ransomware attack to this summer’s ExPetr/Not Petya outbreak.
A ransomware attack called BadRabbit has put a halt to business inside a handful of Russian and Ukrainian businesses.
Sofacy has been using a lure document connected to a cyber conflict conference to target researchers and others interested in cybersecurity.
A joint Technical Alert, TA17–293A, describing the activities of a Russian APT may contain signatures and rules likely to trigger false positives in some security systems.
Malware dubbed IOTroop that researchers say is “worse than Mirai” has already infected one million businesses worldwide.
Researchers have spotted Locky ransomware infections emanating from the Necurs botnet via Word attachments using a DDE technique that Microsoft says is an Office feature and does not merit a security patch.
Three malicious Chrome extensions spoofing AdBlock Plus were removed from the Chrome Web Store this week.