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On this day in history – The WannaCry ransomware attack spreads globally

May 12, 2017: The WannaCry ransomware attack was a May 2017 worldwide cyberattack by the WannaCry ransomware cryptoworm, which targeted computers running the Microsoft Windows operating system by encrypting data and demanding ransom payments in the Bitcoin cryptocurrency. It propagated through an exploit in older Windows systems. While Microsoft had released patches previously to close […]

The Worst Malware of 2017

Let’s review some of the biggest malware threats of 2017.

What will ransomware look like after WannaCry?

Ransomware has re-entered the public eye with the recent WannaCry campaign.

Total Defense products detect the known variations of the GoldenEye / Petya ransomware.

Total Defense has identified a massive ransomware attack that is currently unfolding worldwide. Preliminary information shows that the malware sample responsible for the infection is an almost identical clone of the GoldenEye ransomware family. Total Defense products detect the currently known samples of this new “GoldenEye/Petya” ransomware. Recently ransomware has become one of the most […]

The 3 worst computer viruses of all time

Here, we’ll look at three of the most infamous and damaging computer viruses in history.

Total Defense products detect the known variations of the WannaCry ransomware.

As you have probably seen in the news, a ransomware called WannaCry is propagating and has hit several large organizations across the globe this weekend. Total Defense customers are not affected by the new family of ransomware spreading massively This new threat combines a ransomware payload with a wormable behavior, making it the world’s most […]