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Adylkuzz Crytocurrency Miner Is Not the Next WannaCry

Thursday, 18 May 2017, 2:05 pm | Symantec Security Response

There have been reports of another threat, known as Adylkuzz, leveraging MS17-010 to propagate to vulnerable machines. MS17-010 is the same vulnerability used by WannaCry to propagate across networks however this is where the similarity with Adylkuzz ends. More >>

UPDATED – Two Possible Links Tie Wannacry to Lazarus Group

Tuesday, 16 May 2017, 1:52 pm | Symantec Security Response

Symantec has uncovered two possible links that loosely tie the WannaCry ransomware attack and the Lazarus group: More >>

What you need to know about the WannaCry Ransomware

Tuesday, 16 May 2017, 11:44 am | Symantec Security Response

On May 12, 2017 a new variant of the Ransom.CryptXXX family (Detected as Ransom.Wannacry ) of ransomware began spreading widely impacting a large number of organisations, particularly in Europe. More >>

Free Nintendo Switch Emulators Are Fake

Monday, 3 April 2017, 2:07 pm | Symantec Security Response

Scammers are trying to dupe users into believing that a software emulator exists for the Nintendo Switch, the company’s newest console released on 3 March 2017. More >>

Yahoo Announces Breach of One Billion Accounts

Thursday, 15 December 2016, 4:56 pm | Symantec Security Response

Hot on the heels of Yahoo announcing a data breach of 500 million users in September, the company has announced that it has suffered another breach of one billion accounts. Yes, you read that correctly - one BILLION accounts. More >>

Tech support scams increasing in complexity

Friday, 28 October 2016, 1:00 pm | Symantec Security Response

Tech support scams remain one of the major and evolving forces in the computer security landscape. More >>

Symantec Security Response- September Intelligence Report

Monday, 10 October 2016, 2:05 pm | Symantec Security Response

The Symantec Intelligence Report provides the most up-to-date analysis of cybersecurity threats, trends, and insights concerning malware, spam, and other potentially harmful business risks. Here are the key takeaways from the month of September: More >>

Film puts two Symantec researchers in the spotlight

Wednesday, 5 October 2016, 11:45 am | Symantec Security Response

Zero Days is a documentary by Oscar-winning director Alex Gibney which examines the impact of cyberattacks perpetrated by countries around the world. As national governments move towards using covert attacks on other countries through malware, ... More >>


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