Fantom: the latest cybersecurity spectre

Sep 7, 2016 1:00:10 PM / by Frontline, LLC posted in 2016september7_microsoftwindowsnewsandtips_a, cybersecurity, data, downtime, Encryption, fake, fantom, file, ruse, smb, threat, update, vulnerability, Windows


It’s hard to deny how quickly the different types of ransomware multiply -- they do so faster than rabbits during mating season. Ransomware vary in appearance, subtlety, and targets. The latest addition to the extensive list of ransomware varieties is Fantom. This cybersecurity nightmare adopts a facade that many would have no qualms trusting. Like many other things, these technologically menacing forces are like “a wolf in sheep’s clothing” -- impending danger lurks beneath the most seemingly innocent guises.

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