A GUIDE TO LOCKERGOGA, THE RANSOMWARE CRIPPLING INDUSTRIAL FIRMS

ANDY GREENBERG
SECURITY, WIRED.COM
03.25.1902:26 PM

Ransomware has long been the scourge of the cybersecurity industry. When that extortionate hacking goes beyond encrypting files to fully paralyze computers across a company, it represents not just a mere shakedown, but a crippling disruption. Now a nasty new breed of ransomware known as LockerGoga is inflicting that paralysis on industrial firms whose computers control actual physical equipment, and it’s enough to deeply spook security researchers.

 

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