Windward Networks is partnering up with Malwarebytes to combat Exploit Kits!

Exploit Kits are on the rise, once again. These booby traps on seemingly harmless websites will redirect you to a “landing page” where malicious software awaits. Thanks to the efforts of Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit, our users will be protected against devastating malicious software.  See how your networks can be protected against these network-crippling attacks in Malwarebytes’[…]

CryptoWall 4.0 Released with New Features such as Encrypted File Names

CryptoWall 4.0 has been released that displays a redesigned ransom note, new filenames, and now encrypts a file’s name along with its data. We were alerted to this new variant by various members who have posted about being infected by what was being called the help_your_files ransomware.  Once we were able to analyze a sample, though, it was quickly[…]