All channels that have made it their business to report against new malware, scams and dangers are warning against the GermanWiper Ransomware. As is so often the case, everything starts with an application. Then the malware takes its course. [Read more…] about GermanWiper Ransomware irrevocably deletes data!
It is an extraordinary auction – and probably the most expensive virus catapult in the world. The artwork called “The Persistence of Chaos” is a laptop infected with a wide variety of malware that has now been auctioned off for more than a million USD. [Read more…] about The world’s most expensive malware infected computer was auctioned off!
It’s a constant cat-and-mouse game – do attackers exploit acute security vulnerabilities more quickly or do manufacturers manage to quickly create and deliver updates? Does it even make sense to install updates quickly?
Current incidents show that things are not as clear as they seem. The incidents of the ASUS Supply Chain Attack and a CISCO router patch have only opened up two security gaps. Why updates make sense despite these negative examples! [Read more…] about Uncertain updates in ASUS and CISCO products? Why Updates 2019 are mandatory!
Cyber attack on aluminium group – automated operation is no longer possible. With a turnover of 109 billion dollars, Norsk Hydro is one of the largest in its industry. On the night of Tuesday the company was attacked by hackers according to its own statements. [Read more…] about Cyber attack on aluminium company Norsk Hydro!
Emotet has been circulating on the Internet for over two years, is currently raging in Germany and around the world – but is now extraordinarily successful.
The attack is devastating because of his personal touch. In the following we want to show why the attack is so successful and why this attack strategy is widespread. [Read more…] about Emotet hits with the help of dynamite phishing!