ESET’s WeLiveSecurity blog put together an article combining commentary from Stephen Cobb, Lysa Myers and myself: Ransomware: Key insights from infosec experts.
Yesterday, the site also commented on a story – Austrian hotel experiences ‘ransomware of things attack’ – that I also touched upon for ITSecurity UK: Key Card Ransomware: News versus FUD.
Nice commentary by Lysa Myers in SC Magazine. “Facebook’s new wrinkles must be understood”:
Since this post is likely to find its way onto several twitter accounts and at least one Facebook page in the next few minutes, point taken. 🙂
Also, a paper drawn to my attention by Jose Nazario, with whom I’ve had animated discussions in the past about whether there’s any value in user education.
Incidentally, I happen to think the answer is yes, there is some value, and Randy Abrams and I put our point of view into an AVAR paper last year:
And a paper on botnets I hadn’t noticed before. “ITU Botnet Mitigation Toolkit”:
David Harley FBCS CITP CISSP
Chief Operations Officer, AVIEN
Director of Malware Intelligence, ESET