HOW IT REALLY HAPPENED: NINJIO SEASON 3, EPISODE 5, THE MACRO TROJAN TAKEDOWNAytun Çelebi
In NINJIO’s Season 3, Episode 5, a routine day at air traffic control turns dangerous when the system begins to glitch. Macro-based malware made it into the organization’s system, rendering their equipment useless. The result could put innocent lives at stake. Whenever an email is received with an attachment containing macros, it’s a best practice to verify who sent the file and whether or not it should be trusted.
Tripwire looks at the malware called BlackEnergy and its attempts to shut down an airport in Ukraine.
This Spiceworks article dives into the dangers of bypassing the IT department or specialists within an organization.
CTO Vision examines email security, and the best ways to be truly safe in a largely online world.
Security Intelligence looks at the dangers of macro-based malware as it begins to hit more operating systems.
The University of Tulsa looks at causes of breaches and hacks, focusing on the importance of emphasizing an organizational commitment to security awareness.