And You Thought WannaCry and NotPetya Were Bad…

Money Wasn’t Their End-Game… Combined, WannaCry and NotPetya, the two global attacks that hit the world in the last 90 days, received payouts of approximately $150,000 USD.  To some it may sound like a lot – but to cyber criminals, that’s nothing.  WannaCry and NotPetya were not in corrupting company data with the end goal […]

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The Latest Cyber Weapon Tied to Petya

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Latest Cyber Weapon — Petya or Not? The cyber industry has been going back and forth for the last week and a half over the latest cyber weapon, deemed NotPetya by some, and Petya by others.  Some researchers believed the cyber attack that initially targeted Ukraine was a variant of the ransomware, Petya.  Others believed […]

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Russia Blaming U.S. for NotPetya Attacks

NotPetya Allegations – Russia or U.S.? Last week, the latest cyber weapon was revealed.  NotPetya, a malware that is meant to seek and destroy data, attacked various business entities around the world.  Now Ukraine, which appeared to be the primary target of NotPetya, is claiming the Russians are to blame.  Although no official statement has […]

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Continuing to Monitor NotPetya

Latest Cyber Threat, NotPetya The world was taken by storm, yet again, by a cyber attack.  Initial reports claimed it was another ransomware campaign; however, after additional research was done, it was found that was not the case.  The cyber weapon released, deemed NotPetya, is a destructive form of malware.  It is designed to completely […]

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Petya Creators Reveals Themselves to Confirm Latest Attack Was Not Petya

Ransomware Creator Verifies, Latest Global Attack was not Petya This week, another global attack hit the world.  Initial reports claimed the attack was a version of the Petya ransomware.  However, after further investigation, it was determined the global attack was not Petya.  It wasn’t even ransomware.  The malware variant spread throughout the attack, deemed NotPetya, […]

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The Next Global Cyber Weapon Has Been Released

WannaCry ransomware hit the globe just over 30 days ago.  It was predicted, another global ransomware attack would take place sooner or later.  However, who would’ve thought instead of ransomware, it would be complete cyber warfare? NotPetya Spreads Around the World Initial reports of NotPetya, had researchers believing it was a variation of Petya, a […]

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