The state of Ransomware in 2015

Introduction Ransomware has been a threat for quite some years, although the ransomware as its currently known, encrypting files, has only been around a few years. This change started with the initial 2013 CryptoLocker infections authored by the creator of the notorious Zeus banking malware, Slavik. Since CryptoLocker, many new variants as well as completely … Continue reading The state of Ransomware in 2015

How a research project at Fox-IT enhances your security career

Internships are a great way to assess a student’s capabilities, Fox-IT is always looking for talented individuals, that have proven that they have what it takes to be 'a foxer'. At Fox-IT we hold our colleagues to the highest (technical) knowledge standard. If everyone is held to this high standard, we can insure the quality … Continue reading How a research project at Fox-IT enhances your security career