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New Ransomware Variant Abusing DDE Functionality i…

on October 19, 2017 | by Troy Gill | Asasin, Digital Degenerate, malware, Ransomware, Security Risks

This morning we began seeing a large volume of messages that ultimately lead to the install of the “Asasin” ransomware, aptly named after the naming convention used when encrypting the user’s files. We have been seeing this Ransomware type for about a week now but it is now relying on a new infectio ... read more