It’s not just WannaCry: Locky is targeting hospitals on outdated Windows platforms

One of the most notorious and seemingly indestructible ransomware variants is back. And as its hackers rushed the latest campaign, Locky is only zeroing in on outdated Windows systems. Talos, Cisco’s cyber threat intelligence arm, was one of the security teams who discovered the reemergence of Locky. The group responsible, Necurs, launched the favorable Jaff this year in lieu of Locky. However, Kaspersky Labs discovered a flaw in Jaff that allowed the team to create a decryptor, which shut down...