New cryptomalware strain : MegaCortex

#1

At this rate it seems that sooner or later The Big One will arrive and encrypt . the whole world over.

Had upped our backup strategy a while ago, and I’m confident of a bare-metal restore, although I’m not looking forward to that day should it happen.

You guys also prepped?

#2

Since my company was acquired my “multi hat” role has been very diversified. I’m no longer the single guy for Ops, backups, SQL, local IT, managing anti-malware, etc, etc.

So I cannot positively state we are ready… but it ain’t my circus any longer, either!

#3

The local city government near my current workplace got hit hard by another malware infection:

#4

On Thursdays I have my class discuss tech articles. I brought that one up after none of the students did.