New Python-Based Ransomware Encrypts Virtual Machines Quickly
VMware ESXi datastores rarely have endpoint protection, the researchers noted, and they host virtual machines (VMs) that likely run critical services for the business, making them a very attractive target for hackers. In the threat landscape, it’s like winning the jackpot.
In this case, the attackers employed unusual techniques to lock data and prevent any recovery.
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Source: Linux Today