Tortilla

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Tortilla is a variant of the Babuk ransomware, a type of malware that has been causing significant disruptions in the digital world. As a malicious software, Tortilla is designed to infiltrate computer systems without the user's knowledge, typically through suspicious downloads, emails, or websites. Once inside a system, it can cause extensive damage by stealing personal information, disrupting operations, and even holding data hostage for ransom. The situation took a turn when a decryptor for the Tortilla variant of Babuk ransomware was released. This tool provides a means for victims of the Tortilla ransomware to regain access to their encrypted files without having to pay the demanded ransom. The release of this decryptor marks a significant step forward in combating this particular strain of ransomware, providing relief to affected users and organizations. Despite the availability of the decryptor, it remains critical for individuals and businesses to continue prioritizing cybersecurity measures. These include maintaining up-to-date antivirus software, avoiding suspicious downloads and links, and regularly backing up important data. While the decryptor offers a solution after infection, prevention remains the most effective strategy against malware like Tortilla.
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Securityaffairs
a day ago
Security Affairs Malware Newsletter - Round 3
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Security Affairs Malware Newsletter - Round 1
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Security Affairs newsletter Round 478 by Pierluigi Paganini – INTERNATIONAL EDITION
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Security Affairs newsletter Round 477 by Pierluigi Paganini – INTERNATIONAL EDITION
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Security Affairs newsletter Round 476 by Pierluigi Paganini – INTERNATIONAL EDITION
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Security Affairs newsletter Round 473 by Pierluigi Paganini – INTERNATIONAL EDITION
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3 months ago
Security Affairs newsletter Round 470 by Pierluigi Paganini – INTERNATIONAL EDITION
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Security Affairs newsletter Round 469 by Pierluigi Paganini – INTERNATIONAL EDITION
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Security Affairs newsletter Round 467 by Pierluigi Paganini – INTERNATIONAL EDITION
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Security Affairs newsletter Round 466 by Pierluigi Paganini
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Security Affairs newsletter Round 465 by Pierluigi Paganini
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Security Affairs newsletter Round 464 by Pierluigi Paganini
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Security Affairs newsletter Round 463 by Pierluigi Paganini
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Security Affairs newsletter Round 462 by Pierluigi Paganini
CERT-EU
a year ago
Links 14/04/2023: Libreboot 20230413 and Kirigami Addons 0.8.0
CERT-EU
6 months ago
Water nonprofit targeted, Denmark energy update, SEC X update | #hacking | #cybersecurity | #infosec | #comptia | #pentest | #ransomware | National Cyber Security Consulting
Securityaffairs
6 months ago
Security Affairs newsletter Round 454 by Pierluigi Paganini
CERT-EU
6 months ago
Babuk Tortilla ransomware dealt major blow with release of new decryptor – here’s how victims can recover their data | #hacking | #cybersecurity | #infosec | #comptia | #pentest | #ransomware | National Cyber Security Consulting