Petya/Nyetya Ransomware

By June 29, 2017Latest News
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:

https://www.eset.com/us/about/newsroom/corporate-blog/petya-ransomware-what-we-know-now/

 

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

http://blog.talosintelligence.com/2017/06/worldwide-ransomware-variant.html

 

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.