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by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#1860 KillDisk now targeting Linux: Demands $250K ransom, but can’t decrypt
ESET researchers have discovered a Linux variant of the KillDisk malware that was used in Ukraine in attacks against the country’s critical infrastructure in late 2015 and against a number of targets within its financial sector in December 2016. This new variant renders Linux machines unbootable, after encrypting files and requesting a large ransom. But even if victims do reach deep into their pockets, the probability that the attackers will decrypt the files is small.
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#1861 Hit by Globe3 ransomware? This free tool could help you decrypt your files
#1860 KillDisk now targeting Linux: Demands $250K ransom, but can’t decrypt
#1859 Tech support scam page triggers DoS attack on Macs
#1858 Google patches severe Android boot mode vulnerability
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