Thursday, March 12, 2015

Call of Duty: Modern Ransomware [feedly]



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Call of Duty: Modern Ransomware
// A Collection of Bromides on Infrastructure

Not even an extra life can save gamers now. Bromium Labs has just published research that identifies a new strain of crypto-ransomware that locks many popular games, including Call of Duty, Minecraft and World of Warcraft.

Call of Duty

Bromium researchers first detected the attack on a vulnerable community newspaper web site that is still serving the malware through Flash and JavaScript redirects and a known Flash exploit.

Read the full blog here: https://bromiumlabs.wordpress.com/2015/03/12/achievement-locked-new-crypto-ransomware-pwns-video-gamers



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