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Joe Michalowski

Title

Locky Ransomware Has Evolved: The Dangers of Powershell Scripting

Summary

It's no secret that ransomware is taking the cybersecurity community by storm. The real challenge is that the groups behind ransomware families are constantly updating their attack vectors. Specifically, Locky, the biggest ransomware family, has undergone a fundamental shift in its spamming to include Powershell scripting. This post will discuss the recent update to Locky.

Author

Joe Michalowski

Links

  • http://news.softpedia.com/news/locky-spam-numbers-go-down-as-ransomware-switches-to-lnk-files-509488.shtml