WannaCry

9 05, 2018

Ransomware Packs a Punch but Malicious Cryptomining Spikes

By |2018-05-10T15:24:25-07:00May 9th, 2018|Vulnerability & Threat Management|Comments Off on Ransomware Packs a Punch but Malicious Cryptomining Spikes

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. [...]

7 05, 2018

How Will NHS Windows 10 Upgrade Impact Risk?

By |2018-05-08T13:47:05-07:00May 7th, 2018|Vulnerability & Threat Management|Comments Off on How Will NHS Windows 10 Upgrade Impact Risk?

The NHS Windows 10 upgrade is likely a response to the crippling WannaCry attack of May 2017, which affected more than a third of English trusts and forced the cancellation of at least 6,912 appointments. According to the BBC, NHS Digital had assessed the cybersecurity standards of 88 out of 236 trusts prior to the [...]

14 02, 2018

Top Malware in 2018: What to watch for

By |2018-02-14T14:41:58-07:00February 14th, 2018|Threat Intelligence|Comments Off on Top Malware in 2018: What to watch for

The new Vulnerability and Threat Trends Report released by Skybox includes security analyst research of the vulnerabilities, exploits and threats that in play today. The report includes the a list of the top malware in 2018 that businesses and critical infrastructure organizations should watch out for, including ransomware, OT malware and banking Trojans. To read [...]