's work is very much giving us a head start.
Computers were infected with the Petya
ransomware virus and displayed a message on the screen demanding payment in cryptocurrency.
Svetozarova Atanasova, contact Nicosia police at 22 802 222.
CITY Centre Rotana Doha, in collaboration with the Bulgarian embassy in Qatar is hosting an art gallery for Bulgarian artist Petya
Ilieva titled 'Bulgarian Folk Motifs'.
Bulgarian ambassador Metin Kazak (fifth from right) and artist Petya
Ilieva (third from right) with other dignitaries.
City Centre Rotana Doha in collaboration with the Bulgarian embassy in the State of Qatar will host the art gallery for the renowned Bulgarian artist Petya
Ilieva titled "Bulgarian Folk Motifs" from May 1 -- 6, 2018 at its upscale and award-winning restaurant "Teatro".
Cyber security firm FireEye has said it found links between a Russian-based hacking group, Sandworm Team, and the Petya
ransomware attack that crippled IT systems globally last year.
In June, for instance, the Danish shipping company Maersk was targeted with the Petya
The WannaCry attackers demanded (https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/may/15/dont-pay-ransomware-demands-cybersecurity-experts-say-wannacry) between $300 and $600 per computer; the Petya
ransomware (https://www.cnbc.com/2017/06/28/ransomware-cyberattack-petya-bitcoin-payment.html) wanted $300 in bitcoins before providing a code that would let victims decrypt their data.
Modern ransomware such as WannaCry and Petya
has been supercharged by leaks of previously classified hacking techniques and can inflict a wide range of damages such as loss of data, business interruption, property damage and reputational harm.
Despite industry warnings issued after the Petya
, and not-Petya outbreaks earlier this year, this variant-which spreads laterally using SMB shares-could be blocked by denying the communication channel ports 137, 138, 139 and 445 on a firewall.
Propagation of another ransomware called Petya
was also reported since 27 June 2017.