Security Alert

Alert: Massive WannaCry Ransomware Outbreak is Causing Global Havoc Using Leaked NSA Exploit

On Friday, a sudden outbreak of ransomware attacks claimed victims in at least 11 countries, including NHS hospitals in England and Spanish...

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May 2017
Barkly vs Malware

New Amnesia Ransomware Variant Adds [byd@india.com].SON Extension to Files

On Friday, May 5, Barkly came across a previously unseen variant of Amnesia ransomware circulating through an organization where multiple...

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May 2017
Threats 101

Macro Malware that Bypasses AV: What You Need to Know

Unless you’re a newbie to the IT security business, you probably remember when Microsoft Office macros became one of the most popular means of...

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May 2017
Security Alert

Alert: AES-NI Ransomware Possibly Using Leaked NSA Exploits to Infect Victims

It appears criminals are wasting little time leveraging the NSA hacking tools exposed in the latest Shadow Brokers leak on April 14, 2017....

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Apr 2017
Barkly vs Malware

Blocking Dharma Ransomware Before it Encrypts Files

Dharma ransomware overview Dharma made its first appearance in November 2016, shortly after the master decryption keys for CrySiS ransomware were...

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Apr 2017
Barkly vs Malware

Blocking Revenge Ransomware During Runtime

Revenge Ransomware Overview Revenge was first spotted in March 2017 being delivered via the RIG exploit kit. As Bleeping Computer's Lawrence...

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Apr 2017
Stats & Trends

Ransomware Attacks on Healthcare Providers Are Officially Being Reported as Data Breaches

  Key details: Type of attack: Ransomware attacks targeting healthcare providers Attack vector: Unconfirmed, but signs point to open remote...

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Apr 2017
Stats & Trends

Ransomware-as-a-Service is Booming: Here's What You Need to Know

Ransomware is certainly nothing new in the cybersecurity business, with the first instances cropping up in Russia more than a decade ago. But, the...

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Mar 2017
Security Alert

Alert: New Technique is Getting Cerber Ransomware Past Machine Learning Detection

Attackers behind Cerber ransomware, currently one of the most active ransomware families, have adopted a new technique designed to sneak their...

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Mar 2017
Barkly vs Malware

Blocking Satan Ransomware

Thanks to its availability as a ransomware-as-a-service (RaaS) platform, Satan ransomware is bringing digital extortion capabilities to the...

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Mar 2017