SamSam is an example of a manually controlled ransomware, which has been recently identified by researchers. SamSam ransomware is unique in its nature due to targeted victims and large ransom demands. The ransomware is active since December 2015 and large organizations including the City of Atlanta, Colorado Department of Transportation, several hospitals and educational institutions, have been successfully attacked.
SamSam is radically different from other forms of rans
Researchers have identified six vulnerabilities in the Antenna House Office Server Document Converter (OSDC). Antenna House Office Server Document Converter is a product designed to convert Microsoft Office documents into PDF and SVG type documents. The vulnerabilities are used to remotely execute code on a vulnerable system. The vulnerabilities identified are exploited to a locally execute code, or can even be accomplished remotely, if the product is used in batch mode by the user. If co
Cybersecurity threats are always changing. Threats that target businesses are malware, phishing, ID theft, Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks, software threats, data diddling, password attacks, Man-In-The-Middle (MITM) attacks, salami-slicing, IoT hacking, and cyber extortion. These are the most common cyber threats that small business companies need to be protected against. It is highly likely your business can reasonably prevent and mitigate many of these type cyber threats.
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