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Aug 25th 2020

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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.

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  • What do The University of Utah, Jack Daniel’s Whiskey, and Carnival Cruise Lines all have in common? Ransomware
  • A Remote Code Execution in Chrome’s WebGL
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  • Emergency Windows update!
  • Iranian script-kiddies using RDP to deploy Dharma ransomware
  • The Zero-Day Initiative turns 15

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