The new Petya-2017 variant is not ransomware as it scrambles the MFT and MBR “table of contents” for the hard drive.  There is no way to recover from this destructive attack other than backups.  Researchers believe this is done more for malicious purposes rather than financial gains. https://threatpost.com/new-petya-distribution-vectors-bubbling-to-surface/126577/ https://blog.comae.io/petya-2017-is-a-wiper-not-a-ransomware-9ea1d8961d3b Like Petya, this attack overwrites the […]