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

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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.

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4 Responses

  1. nilesh

    June 29, 2017 at 12:44 pm #

    notpetya

  2. Bob

    June 30, 2017 at 12:11 am #

    The official press statement from Posteo.

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

  3. Bob

    July 4, 2017 at 8:24 pm #

    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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