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CryptoWall 2.0 available in the wild, has new obfuscator

2014/10/03

Softpedia - (International) A 2.0 version of the CryptoWall ransomware has been spotted in the wild by researchers and includes the use of the Tor network for communicating with command and control servers and a new obfuscator to prevent analysis and debugging.

Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/CryptoWall-2-0-Available-In-the-Wild-Has-New-Obfuscator-460927.shtml

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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