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Petya ransom message

Update on the initial infection vector of the Petya ransomware campaign

Jun 29, 2017 - From reports and analysis performed to date, this version of the ransomware appears to have been delivered via a malicious software update for My Electronic Document (M.E.Doc), which is accounting software used by Ukrainian-based companies. It appears that almost all affected organisations can be linked back to Ukraine either through direct or indirect connections. While only a relatively small number of organisations have been impacted globally, for those affected the impact has been severe.

News Microsoft June 2017 patches for older platforms

Jun 15, 2017 - Latest Microsoft security updates address multiple critical vulnerabilities in Windows operating systems

Ransomware campaign impacting organisations globally

May 13, 2017 - Key points The ACSC is aware of a large-scale ransomware campaign impacting many organisations globally, including the UK's National Health Service. The campaign has various names including 'WannaCry', 'WanaCryt0r', 'WanaCrypt', 'WanaDecryptor', 'WanaCry' or 'Wana'.

Global targeting of enterprises via managed service providers

Apr 4, 2017 - Key points Managed Service Providers have been targeted in a global cyber campaign since at least mid-2016. This includes some companies that also operate in Australia.