Tag: WannaCry

EternalBlue – Everything There Is To Know

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Cyber Attack Trends: Mid-Year Report

Looking back at the first half of 2017, the word ransomware is probably one of the first that come to mind, courtesy of WannaCry...

“The Next WannaCry” Vulnerability is Here

This Tuesday, Microsoft released a security patch including 48 fixes, 25 of which are defined as “critical”. While Microsoft updates happen every month, this one reveals...

2017-8-7 Global Cyber Attack Reports

TOP ATTACKS AND BREACHES Marcus Hutchins, the British security expert who discovered WannaCry’s kill-switch back in May and consequently stopped the first wave of...

2017-7-31 Global Cyber Attack Reports

TOP ATTACKS AND BREACHES The Swedish government is in turmoil, with 2 ministers already having resigned, following the discovery that a government contract has...

May’s Most Wanted Malware: Fireball and Wannacry Impact More Than 1 in 4 Organizations...

THE TAKEAWAY: Check Point’s latest Global Threat Impact Index revealed more than one in four organizations globally was affected by the Fireball or Wannacry attacks...

BROKERS IN THE SHADOWS – Part 2: Analyzing Petya’s DoublePulsarV2.0 Backdoor

Background In the wake of WannaCry, a new cyber threat has emerged from the NSA leak. Making use of previously exposed tools, Petya once again...

Preventing Petya – stopping the next ransomware attack

Check Point’s Incident Response Team has been responding to multiple global infections caused by a new variant of the Petya malware, which first appeared...

Threat Brief: Petya Ransomware, A Global Attack

A worldwide attack erupted on June 27 with a high concentration of hits in Ukraine - including the Ukrainian central bank, government offices and private...

2017-6-5 Global Cyber Attack Reports

TOP ATTACKS AND BREACHES A new publication written by Check Point researchers describes Fireball, a malware targeting web browsers and hijacking them for monetizing...