Further update on the threat situation surrounding the Petya cyber attack(VIDEO)
- The Project Counsel Group June 28th, 2017
- Source: http://www.theprojectcounselgroup.com/2017/06/28/28-june-2017-further-update-on-the-threat-situation-surrounding-the-petya-cyber-attack/
… The original Petya ransomware that popped up last year encrypted hundreds of file types, and the new code makes some interesting choices in what it encrypts. Justin Cappos, assistant professor of security, operating systems and networks at the New York University Tandon School of Engineering, was interviewed by The Register and (with its permission) we’ve done a cut & paste some of his key comments: “The whole thing is a bit odd.