How McAfee Products Can Protect Against BadRabbit Ransomware

McAfee is leading the way enterprises protect against emerging threats such as BadRabbit ransomware, remediate complex security issues, and combat attacks with an intelligent end-to-end security platform that provides adaptable and continuous protection as a part of the threat defense life cycle. McAfee had zero-day protection for components of the initial BadRabbit attack in the …

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How to Protect Against Petya Ransomware in a McAfee Environment

A new variant of the ransomware Petya (also called Petrwrap) began spreading around the world on June 27. Petya is ransomware that exploits the vulnerability CVE-2017-0144 in Microsoft’s implementation of the Server Message Block protocol. This ransomware encrypts the master boot records of infected Windows computers, making the machines unusable.