14 million Locky ransomware emails sent in one day

Ransomware is far from dead.  In fact, it seems to constantly cycle back in newer, more aggressive forms.  Be diligent in your preparations.  Have sound backups.  Filter your DNS.  Train your people.

http://www.scmagazine.com/14-million-locky-ransomware-emails-sent-in-one-day/article/568502/

New Locky ransomware campaign sets sights on Amazon customers

Amazon shoppers and users beware!  There is a new Locky ransomware campaign targeting you.  Please take the time to closely inspect your email messages and take caution when receiving unexpected attachments.  It is highly unlikely that Amazon would ever send you a Word document, so don’t click.  Simply delete!

http://www.scmagazine.com/new-locky-ransomware-campaign-sets-sights-on-amazon-customers/article/499282/