28 Jun

2017

Petya Update

posted by: William White

Here is an update on the Petya virus. It is brought to you by our partner, AlienVault.

Petya, a new strain of ransomware, is infecting systems around the world with alarming speed. The malware attacks a previously known and patched vulnerability in Microsoft Windows. In fact, it is the same vulnerability that was exploited by the WannaCry virus.  See how you can protect yourself against this type of ransomware by reading our WannaCry guide here.

 

 

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