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Petya / Nyetya Ransomware Attack, a brief overview

update 29/6/2017: Wiper instead of ransomware? What is it? A new variant of the Petya ransomware (Also named NotPeyta or Nyetya by other companies) is on the loose. It uses a known and legitimate method of spreading on top of exploitation of the EternalBlue exploit. This makes it different and more dangerous than other malware […]

“I am not going to get hacked”

Many years ago it used to be that most website hacking attempts were launched by sophisticated cybercriminals, or at the very least highly talented amateurs using complex methods and tools. While this meant such attacks could be more difficult to prevent – they were usually limited in number, and aimed towards larger corporations with very large […]

Why you need security checks on your website

As many as 70% of web sites have vulnerabilities that could lead to the theft of sensitive corporate data such as credit card information and customer lists. The importance of Web Application Scanning Organizations need a Web application scanning solution that can scan for security loopholes in Web-based applications to prevent would-be hackers from gaining unauthorized […]