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EternalPetya and the lost Salsa20 key

We have recently been facing a huge outbreak of the new version of Petya-like malware armed with a infector in WannaCry-style. The research is still in progress, and the full report will be published soon. In this post we will focus on some new important aspects that the current malware has. The low level attack works in […]

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ExPetr/Petya/NotPetya is a Wiper, Not Ransomware

After an analysis of the encryption routine of the malware used in the Petya/ExPetr attacks, we have thought that the threat actor cannot decrypt victims’ disk, even if a payment was made. This supports the theory that this malware campaign was not designed as a ransomware attack for financial gain. Instead, it appears it was […]

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Solution Corner: Malwarebytes Endpoint Protection

We’ve been busy here at Malwarebytes with several product announcements recently. Malwarebytes Incident Response was released in late April, providing threat detection and remediation via our new cloud-based platform. Right on its heels, leveraging the same platform is Malwarebytes Endpoint Protection, our latest endpoint security solution for business. This latest release unifies a number of […]