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WannaCry Jr. : The Little Ransom That Couldn't

Earlier today, we caught a new in-the-wild version of what seemed to be WannaCry. A check with VirusTotal showed that this sample hasn't been seen before. After a brief investigation, we can conclude that this is  WannaCry with slight...

Cyber-Security in 120 Secs:  A Cyber Weapon Disguised as Ransomware

This week NotPetya ran a campaign that was intially thought to be ransomware shutting down computers worldwide;  A researcher revealed that Microsoft's new Surface laptop can be interupted by ransomware;  Anthem agrees to  $115M in...

The NotPetya ‘Not’ Killswitch

In the past few days a new Petya-like ransomware, dubbed NotPetya, infected machines across the world by leveraging some of the NSA’s exploits for the SMB protocol (EternalBlue, EternalRomance), similarly to the WannaCry attack last month....

Cyber-Security in 120 Secs: Microsoft Patches Legacy Systems

This week we witnessed Microsoft pick up the ball to patch legacy systems against ESTEEMAUDIT; a fileless malware campaign is targeting U.S. restaurants; researchers discovered a new malware that could have a destructive effect on a power...

Cyber-Security in 120 Secs: Heard of Post-Infection Protection?

This week a report indicated cyber-attacks are up 200% with the top targeted industry being healthcare; Zusy malware is being paired with a spam campaign, enticing users to open attached PowerPoint file; it is very evident if an attacker has...

Cyber-Security in 120 Secs: Data Breaches & Stealthy Patches

This week, the extent of Chipotle's data breach was brought to light;  Kmart's payment systems was affected by another data breach of credit/debit cards;  Microsoft patched a critical vulnerability without reporting the patch, as it...

Cyber-Security in 120 Secs: Preventing The Consequences

This week enSilo issued a free patch in preparation for cyber attackers exploiting ESTEEMAUDIT; WannaCry may have left the headlines, but it still lingers as criminals integrated it in tech-scams;  Subtitles are thoughtlessly downloaded for...

enSilo Releases Free Patch for Windows ESTEEMAUDIT Exploit

Today, enSilo has issued a patch that protects these vulnerable users from Windows' ESTEEMAUDIT, a remote desktop protocol (RDP) vulnerability that leaves users exposed to ransomware, espionage campaigns and other malicious code that can...

Cyber-Security in 120 Secs: Worldwide Infection.  TO BE CONTINUED...

This week we saw the impact of exploits that the ShadowBrokers released that assisted in the WCry/WannaCry Ransomware attack that was felt worldwide; ShadowBrokers advertise releasing more exploits from their toolbox;  DocuSign experienced a...

WannaCry Patching: Clean up in Aisle 3

So, if you’ve been keeping up with current events, you know that a nasty bit of malware backed by nation state quality tools just had its way with more than 70,000 systems worldwide. It was an ugly weekend for a lot of IT organizations in...