What’s the difference between WannaCry and Petya ransomware?

What’s the difference between WannaCry and Petya ransomware?
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    Jul

What’s the difference between WannaCry and Petya ransomware?

If you’ve been off the grid for some time and somehow managed to skip on all the fuzz about WannaCry and Petya ransomware, we prepared a brief explanation about the subject and enlisted the main differences between Petya (sometimes called GoldenEye) and already restrained WannaCry malicious software.

In the era where computers are governing so many economic, industrial, and social aspects, it’s not strange to expect a cyber criminal to emerge as a worthy and horrifying successor to hijacking and bank robberies that created a havoc in the past times. Data equals money and money equals money, simply put. One of those neo-crimes that’s quite present nowadays is ransomware…. read full article