The worlds dumbest ransomware!

A new ransomware called CommonRansom was discovered that has a very bizarre request. In order to decrypt a computer after a payment is made, they require the victim to open up Remote Desktop Services on the affected computer and send them admin credentials in order to decrypt the victim’s files. Yup you read that right,Continue reading “The worlds dumbest ransomware!”

Ransomware is Dead……..

It seems we have beaten ransomware and it will never surface again! Okay maybe not but lets be honest it has been fairly quiet in the news about ransomware especially after last years huge news around #wannacry #nonpetya etc. But does this mean that ransomware has had its time and is no longer around? WellContinue reading “Ransomware is Dead……..”

Zerto 5.0 Update 3 API Changes

Some users of Zerto may have seen an API change in 5.0 update 3 which related to a change in accept headers and content. Essentially if you have been using Zerto provided scripts on previous versions of Zerto such as RPO reporting over time, recovery plans etc. Then you will have found when you runContinue reading “Zerto 5.0 Update 3 API Changes”

Cerber-6 Ransomware technical overview and how to recover

I ran this webinar a few weeks ago and recently presented this at ZertoCON in Boston, the webinar covers Year to date Ransomware overview Cerber-6 deep dive, so you can see how advanced this now is Prevention you can do today to stop / limit ransomware How to recover using Zerto Click image below toContinue reading “Cerber-6 Ransomware technical overview and how to recover”