Bringing Down the Great Cryptowall

1800, Lamarr
Speaker(s): Weston Hecker
Ransomware has been running rampant for the past six years and there has been very little done to stop infections aside from deprecated signature scans and classic malware scanners. This talk will unveil some proof of concepts that work on even the most current versions of the ransomware plaguing the networks of today, from a hacked USB device to a form of backup to making your physical machine look like a virtual machine which the malware ignores.