October 20, 2017
In recent weeks security researchers announced a newly discovered vulnerability dubbed KRACK (Key Reinstallation Attack), which affects several common security protocols for Wi-Fi, including WPA (Wireless Protected Access) and WPA2. This vulnerability likely affects billions of devices globally. While concerning and though receiving overblown media coverage it is important to keep things in perspective. (Read full entry)
June 28, 2017
A large-scale ransomware attack reported to be caused by a variant of the Petya ransomware is currently hitting various users, particularly in Europe. This variant, which Trend Micro already detects as RANSOM_PETYA.SMA, is known to use both the EternalBlue exploit and the PsExec tool as infection vectors. (Read full entry)
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