03 iulie 2020

ICS-Targeting Snake Ransomware Isolates Infected Systems Before Encryption

securityweek.com

Recent samples of the Snake ransomware were observed isolating the infected systems to ensure that nothing interferes with the file encryption process, security researchers warn.Initially detailed in January this year, Snake (also known as EKANS) has emerged as a prevalent threat to industrial control systems (ICS), due to the targeting of processes specific to these environments. The ransomware is believed to be responsible for the Honda cyber-incident last month.One of the main [...]