DEEP INSTINCT RECOMMENDS – TOP STORIES OF THE WEEK: FEB 19 – FEB 24

Feb 26, 2018

Our research team put together a list of the most interesting cybersecurity stories from the past week. Here are our recommendations of the latest industry news you need to know:

 

Unknown hackers stole $6 million from a Russian bank via SWIFT system last year: http://securityaffairs.co/wordpress/69159/cyber-crime/russian-bank-swift-hack.html

New Saturn Ransomware Actively Infecting Victims: https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/new-saturn-ransomware-actively-infecting-victims/

Multi-Stage Word Attack Infects Users Without Using Macros: https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/multi-stage-word-attack-infects-users-without-using-macros/

SamSam Ransomware Hits Colorado DOT, Agency Shuts Down 2,000 Computers: https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/samsam-ransomware-hits-colorado-dot-agency-shuts-down-2-000-computers/

Olympic Destroyer Data-Wiping Malware Is More Complex Than Previously Thought: https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/olympic-destroyer-data-wiping-malware-is-more-complex-than-previously-thought/

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