Bad Rabbit

9 05, 2018

Ransomware Packs a Punch but Malicious Cryptomining Spikes

By |2018-05-10T15:24:25-07:00May 9th, 2018|Vulnerability & Threat Management|

The last few years have seen ransomware attacks capture global headlines for the widespread and brazen tactics used to install and hold victim's data hostage. As recently as March of 2018, WannaCry reared its head again at a US-based Boeing manufacturing plant, and SamSam striking the city of Atlanta, one of the country’s largest municipalities. [...]

25 10, 2017

Bad Rabbit Relies on Social Engineering, Not Exploits

By |2017-10-26T10:13:44-07:00October 25th, 2017|Threat Intelligence|

Yesterday, researchers at Kaspersky observed notifications of a large–scale attack for the ransomware dubbed “Bad Rabbit.” Similar to Petya (a.k.a. NotPetya, ExPetr), the attack is bringing back bad and all–too–recent memories of global ransomware outbreaks. Bad Rabbit shares 67 percent of its code with Petya, which suggests the authors behind the attack are the same, [...]