Archive for December, 2016

Osiris ransomware sets out for the data hunt

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016
 

Osiris crypto-malware has joined the family of ominous Locky ransomware. The main novelty of this variation is the new file extension attached to the encrypted files. Along with the altered file name into clumsy [first_8_chars_of_id]–[next_4_chars_of_id]–[next_4_chars_of_id]–[8_hexadecimal_chars]–[12_hexadecimal_chars].osiris, the virus has also a few additional improved specifications. Though the virus may be the harbinger of the disturbing outcomes, […]