Types of ransomware encryption To understand how to prevent ransomware encryption, we should first have a look at how ransomware encrypts files and which are the major types of ransomware encryption. 1. Replacers – ransomware variants that replace existing content with the corresponding encrypted content in the same file Such variants limit the entire process […]
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Technical background: over 15 years experience in testing, developing, researching and managing network security solutions. Currently focusing on information security and IT management.
Specialties: Network audit, information security, web security, endpoint security, perimeter security SIEM, legal compliance, competitive intelligence.
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With the unprecedented growth of the ransomware threats, home users need free, easy-to-use anti-ransomware technology to keep their files safe. TEMASOFT is proud to support the general public in defending against ransomware threats through the availability of the FREE version of its new and innovative anti-ransomware software, TEMASOFT Ranstop. Ransomware is a type of malware […]
Another ransomware attack, another city government. This time Springs Hill City, Tennessee, was struck by ransomware early November 2017. This is not the first incident of this type: Licking County City government was also attacked earlier this year. From the two attacks, we can observe a few common things that are important for understanding why […]
Latest ransomware threats and trends call for immediate action to protect businesses against downtime and data loss. Anti-ransomware technology is the no.1 choice to mitigate the ransomware risk. Cluj-Napoca, Romania, November 15, 2017 TEMASOFT announces the release of TEMASOFT Ranstop 2018 anti-ransomware software, in response to the unprecedented ransomware breakouts in 2017, including the large-scale […]
Reports starting to come in on Tuesday, the 24th of October, according to which a new ransomware outbreak has targeted a series of corporate networks and institutions in Russia and Ukraine. The new ransomware is identified as Bad Rabbit ransomware and it also reportedly attacked targets in other countries like Bulgaria, Turkey, and Germany. The […]
Test subject – .Asasin variant of Locky ransomware .Asasin is the latest variant of Locky ransomware, and it gets distributed via SPAM email campaigns. The messages resemble a notification to pay an invoice, having an archive as an attachment. Initial email campaigns had design flaws which prevented many infections, as the actual attachment was obfuscated because […]
TEMASOFT is proud to announce the availability of the public BETA release of Ranstop 2018. The new version features support for server operating systems, starting with Windows Server 2008 R2, a faster and more reliable real-time backup engine and various other optimizations and fixes. This release delivers protection for the most valuable assets in a […]