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How Shipping Giant Maersk Dealt With a Malware Meltdown, And Other Security News This Week

Petya ransomware, NSO malware, hacked wind farms, and more in this week's top security news.
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Maersk Operational Update on Cyber Attack

Vehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

A.P. Moller-Maersk, the owner of the world’s largest shipping company Maersk Line, has provided another update following a global ransomware attack known as Petya that began Tuesday, June 27, 2017, hitting Maersk’s IT systems, cripp...

Ransomware in disguise: Experts say Petya out to destroy not ransom

Technology / Security : ZDnet: Security

Security experts have said the Petya malware is out to irrecoverably wipe information, not hold to it to ransom.

Security researchers: Petya malware was designed to destroy information, not make money

Technology / Gadgets : BGR (Boy Genius Report)

Yesterday morning, a new and nasty piece of ransomware dubbed Petya began spreading across the globe. Based on an exploit that was also used during the WannaCry ransomware attack, Petya locked down machines and demanded payment in t...

Maersk Says All Major IT Systems Back Online After Cyber Attack

Vehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

COPENHAGEN, July 3 (Reuters) – Danish shipping giant A.P. Moller-Maersk said it has restored its major applications, as it brings its IT systems back online after being hit by a major cyber attack last week. “Today we can finally re...

Petya More Effective at Destruction Than as Ransomware

Technology / Security : McAfee Avert Labs

At the beginning of the recent Petya malware campaign, the world was quick to exclaim this attack was ransomware. Now, with time to analyze the facts and make comparisons to other ransomware campaigns, this Petya attack does not loo...


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