SN 781: SpiKey - Ransomware Hits Jack Daniel's, Iranian Script-Kiddies, How Ransomware Happens

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Ransomware hits Jack Daniel's, Iranian Script-Kiddies, how ransomware happens.SpiKey: using the sound of a key to determine its shapeWhat do The University of Utah, Jack Daniel's Whiskey, and Carnival Cruise Lines all have in common? RansomwareA Remote Code Execution in Chrome's WebGLHow ransomware happens: email phishing, remote desktop protocol compromise, and software vulnerabilityEmergency Windows update!Iranian script-kiddies using RDP to deploy Dharma ransomwareThe Zero-Day Initiative turns 15We invite you to read our show notes at Hosts: Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte Download or subscribe to this show at . You can submit a question to Security Now! at the GRC Feedback Page. For 16kbps versions, transcripts, and notes (including fixes), visit Steve's site: grc.com, also the home of the best disk maintenance and recovery utility ever written Spinrite 6. Sponsors: Wasabi.com offer code SECURITYNOW securityscorecard.com/twit extrahop.com/SECURITYNOW

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