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How a VPN vulnerability allowed ransomware to disrupt two manufacturing plants

Enlarge (credit: Getty Images) Ransomware operators shut down two production facilities belonging to a European manufacturer after deploying a relatively new strain that encrypted servers that control manufacturer’s industrial processes, a researcher from Kaspersky Lab said on Wednesday. The ransomware known as Cring came to public attention in a January… Read entire story.

Source: Ars Technica

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