Smashing Security #031: Petya (don’t know the name of this ransomware)

Graham Cluley

Smashing Security #031: Petya (don't know the name of this ransomware)

Smashing Security #031: Petya (don't know the name of this ransomware)

Another major ransomware outbreak rattles the world – but no-one can decide what it’s called, the danger posed to driverless cars by kangaroos, and do you really want an Amazon Echo Show?

All this and more is discussed in the latest edition of the “Smashing Security” podcast by computer security veterans Graham Cluley and Carole Theriault, joined this week by special guest David Bisson.

Smashing Security #031: 'Petya (don't know the name of this ransomware)'

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Graham Cluley Graham Cluley is a veteran of the anti-virus industry having worked for a number of security companies since the early 1990s when he wrote the first ever version of Dr Solomon's Anti-Virus Toolkit for Windows. Now an independent security analyst, he regularly makes media appearances and is an international public speaker on the topic of computer security, hackers, and online privacy. Follow him on Twitter at @gcluley, or drop him an email.

4 Replies to “Smashing Security #031: Petya (don’t know the name of this ransomware)”

  1. The official press statement from Posteo.

    https://posteo.de/en/blog/info-on-the-petrwrappetya-ransomware-email-account-in-question-already-blocked-since-midday

  2. I've noticed that the RSS feed for Smashing Security has changed in case anybody is wondering why it's no longer synchronising.

    http://www.smashingsecurity.com/rss

    from:

    https://smashingsecurity.libsyn.com/rss

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