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8 10, 2018

TSMC WannaCry Hits OT Plants with a Hefty Price Tag

By |2019-01-24T13:24:29-07:00October 8th, 2018|Vulnerability & Threat Management|Comments Off on TSMC WannaCry Hits OT Plants with a Hefty Price Tag

  The TSMC WannaCry attack may feel like déjà vu, but it’s a lesson in vulnerability management. You may never have heard of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), but you’ve probably used their product. TSMC is Apple’s sole wafer supplier. And in August, they got hit with a WannaCry nearly a year and a half [...]

15 05, 2017

Does WannaCry Mark a New Era of Global, Distributed Cybercrime?

By |2017-10-04T09:43:35-07:00May 15th, 2017|Threat Intelligence|Comments Off on Does WannaCry Mark a New Era of Global, Distributed Cybercrime?

It reads like a chapter straight out of Girl With the Dragon Tattoo. WannaCry's estimated impact (so far) is huge: more than 150 countries have been affected, with 200,000 detections showing up across industries, governmental agencies and more. WannaCry spread with lightning speed because it's a combination of ransomware and malware that only needed to be downloaded [...]