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Critical Infrastructure: Another Key Target for Ransomware Attacks

We’ve written about this in the past, especially after malware such as Stuxnet spread like wildfire a few years back in Critical Infrastructure organizations.  We also elaborated on the amount of damage that could be caused if control systems were compromised at … Continue reading

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Haven’t Received Your Packages as of Late? Blame Ransomware!

An interesting article came across my desk yesterday, posted by Zdnet, which centred around how deliveries across Australia have been delayed recently.  Now many would figure that it was weather related or something similar as we have seen the news articles of … Continue reading

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The Snake Ransomware is Making its Rounds Through Corporate Networks… However, it is Unable to Elude WedgeAMB!

Snake is in the news as of late. No, not the one of the 2019 Chinese Zodiac but of the malware variation. Detected as “Trojan.Win32.Antavmu.asdd”, Snake works like most ransomware. It doesn’t touch your operating system files and programs so … Continue reading

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With Ransomware the Human Factor Is Always an Issue, But You Can’t Fire Everyone! It’s Better to Learn From Their Mistakes…

Another couple of articles recently hit the news, adding to the number of municipalities and local governments being hit by ransomware, as well as describing some of the fallout from these attacks.  The biggest takeaway is that these ransomware attacks … Continue reading

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Disheartening News: Ransomware Recovery Company Caught PAYING Ransom Instead of Developing Solution to Recover Data

A recent article has come to light that has got us here at Wedge quite discouraged regarding firms out there professing to have a great solution for fighting ransomware but then being caught cutting corners.  ProPublica, an investigative newsroom, recently … Continue reading

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Norsk Hydro Ransomware A Week Later: What Is The REAL Target?

Going back to our previous blog on the ransomware attack that hit Norsk Hydro, in Norway, we’re hearing a bit more about the underlying piece of malware that was used in that attack, LockerGoga.  A brief article appeared yesterday on Fossbytes.com that … Continue reading

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Wedge Networks Increases Functionality and Performance of Industry Leading Malware Prevention Platform

Release 2.0 of the Wedge Advanced Malware Blocker Introduces Support for Avira Anti-malware Technology and Scanning of Internal Traffic to Maximize Threat Prevention SINGAPORE, 25 June 2018 – From the CommunicAsia show in Singapore, Wedge Networks, the leader in orchestrated, … Continue reading

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WannaCry, Erebus, Petya Variants – Are You Ready For The Next MALWARE Attack? WedgeAMB Will Protect You!

We have seen a number of large scale attacks leveraging the recently published NSA tools and exploits. The latest attack seems very similar to the Petya virus which used a Ransomware-as-a-Service platform making it available to a wide range of … Continue reading

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Wedge Offers Vulnerable Businesses WannaCry and Future Ransomware Threat Protection as a Free Trial for Immediate Threat Prevention

WedgeAMB Uses Multiple Layers of Network Security to Detect and Immediately Block WannaCry and Future Variants of Ransomware – Providing Immediate Protection for Enterprise Networks. Calgary, Alberta, Canada, May 17, 2017 – Wedge Networks, the leader in real-time network threat … Continue reading

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WedgeAMB With Multi-Layered Network Security Blocks WannaCry Ransomware Without Requiring Software Updates

WedgeAMB’s Unique Multi-Technology, Multi-Layered Architecture Provides Critical Protection Against New Multi-Vectored Attacks, Without Requiring Software Updates! Calgary, Alberta, Canada, May 15, 2017 –Wedge Networks, the leader in real-time network threat prevention, today announced that Wedge Advanced Malware Blocker™ (WedgeAMB) blocks … Continue reading

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