Threat Alert: GermanWiper

Last week, a new strain of ransomware hit dozens of targets across Germany. The categorization as ransomware is really a misnomer as, while the attackers do demand a ransom, by that time the victim’s data has already been irreversibly wiped, even if the ransom is paid.

*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from Morphisec Default Blog authored by Arnold Osipov. Read the original post at: https://blog.morphisec.com/threat-alert-germanwiper