Petya/Nyetya Ransomware

We are sure you will have read, or heard, about the latest variety of ransomware doing the rounds labelled as Petya/Nyetya, and you maybe wondering about your computers protection. Our preferred security vendor, Eset, protects against this threat and you can find more details on their own blog post regarding Petya/Nyetya on the following link:


A more technically look at the mechanisms used are available in a post from Cisco’s Talos labs here:


If you have further concerns, or would like to know more about Eset protection then please get in contact with the team here at KCS.