Hacked: Hacking Finance

Hacked: Hacking Finance



Online Tool Reportedly Rescues Victims of Petya Ransomware

Posted on April 11th, 2016.

An online tool claims to enable computers infected by Petya, a new ransomware, to retrieve data without the user having to pay a ransom, according to betanews. Petya, like KeRanger and TelsaCrypt 4, targets enterprise users. But in addition, it encrypts complete hard drives instead of just a selection of files. Also known as...



Video: Ransomware Goes Beyond Windows to Target Apple Users

Posted on March 7th, 2016.

Researchers from security firm Palo Alto Networks have discovered the first-known case of functional ransomware targeting Apple users on the Mac OS X platform via a compromised version of popular BitTorrent downloader, Transmission. One of the most prominent and intrusive cybersecurity threats for individuals and businesses alike, is...