Log4j is an example of a company trying to do something as a fix that spiraled into a major problem. When the Apache Software Foundation released Lg4j 2.15.0 as a way to correct a remote code execution vulnerability (CVE-2021-44228, aka Log4Shell) it launched into an area that they never expected.
In the last few years a rather nasty form of malware has been showing up in both private and business systems. Known as ‘ransomware’, these cybercriminals do not try to hide the fact that they have stolen your information and data, in fact they display a screen informing the victim of the fact and demanding […]
May 25, 2015 was the beginning of increased reports from companies all over the world, indicating a system compromise. As the panic calls came in, it appeared that there was a new ransomware problem that was very similar to the “CryptoLocker” virus, but since that had already been diffused, the fear was that this was […]