LookingGlass Threat Researcher, Marcelle Lee recently wrote on the BadRabbit ransomware strain. Listen to this podcast with the CyberWire as she shares her insights about this Malware: A generic term for a software that is designed to disable or otherwise damage computers, networks and computer systems LookingGlass Cyber (n) - another type of cold that can destroy a computer by latching on to destroy other programs. campaign.
In this podcast you will learn:
- What is the BadRabbit Ransomware: A type of malware that serves as a form of extortion by one party on a group of persons or organizations. Oftentimes takes the form of encrypting a victim’s hard drive denying them access to files or other information with demands taking the form of a ransom before access is restored. LookingGlass Cyber (n) - when an organization, group, or hacker takes control of your system to extort a user or organization for money. Ch-ching!
- How BadRabbit spreads through a network
- How to best protect yourself from BadRabbit