Post Fri Apr 28, 2006 4:04 pm

Empire Hacks Back - Foreseeing the Future?

Apparently Ed Skoudis is also psychic. The bad guys have something that looks like the vaderbot! Internet Storm Center Reader, Nick Hawley, reported the following to the handlers:

It seems that Ed's Hack Quiz may have become exceptionally useful in light of a new virus/class of virus.  It seems that what Sophos is calling "Trojan.Ransom.A" locks the console so that the system can only be accessed remotely.  Check out http://www.sophos.com/virusinfo/analyse ... nsoma.html.

Seems that the empire really IS hacking back...


What do you know... educational and fun!  8)

Don
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