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Five Things In IT This Week - December 27th - December 3rd

Posted by Brian Dooley on Dec 4, 2016 8:12:00 AM

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1. Kangaroo ransomware encrypts your data and locks your system

Thoughts:

  • Traditional has encrypted a user's data and left them with the option of paying the ransom or restoring the data.
  • This new variant also attempts to lock the user out of the system until the ransom is paid.

Article: http://www.2-spyware.com/remove-kangaroo-ransomware-virus.html

 

 2. ESG Labs has validated DellEMC's claims for VxRail

 Thoughts:

  • Super-fast deployment and scalability
  • Over 250,000 IOPS per node

Article: http://www.emc.com/collateral/infographic/esg-lab-validation-vxrail-infographic.pdf

 

 3. Gooligan malware has hit 1M Google Accounts

Thoughts:

  • Android malware that attempts to steal email addresses and authentication tokens
  • Targets Android 4 and 5

Article:  http://www.crn.com/news/security/300082960/gooligan-malware-has-hit-1m-google-accounts-according-to-check-point-software.htm?itc=hp_todays_news

 

4. IOS crushes Android, Apple update over one hundred times faster

 Thoughts:

  • This older article illustrates the difference between security updates within a closed system (IOS) and an open system (Android)
  • The ability for manufactures and developers to keep IoT and mobile devices updated should be part of the systems evaluation criteria

Article: http://www.forbes.com/sites/ewanspence/2015/09/19/apple-ios-9-versus-android-lollipop-5-0/#3182425e14e3

 

5. How Nvidia went from powering video games to revolutionizing artificial intelligence

Thoughts:

  • Nvidia GPUs are being utilized to power AI systems
  • Tesla will use Nvida technology in all of their cares to enable autonomous driving

Article: http://www.forbes.com/sites/aarontilley/2016/11/30/nvidia-deep-learning-ai-intel/#20be9bbb39cc

 

Topics: Ransomeware, VxRail, Gooligan Malware, IOS, Artificial Intelligence

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