Following the news that a new piece of file-encrypting ransomware, which some are linking to Iran, has been targeting processes and files associated with industrial control systems (ICS), please see below for a comment from experts.
2020-02-20: ‘#Snake’ #Ransomware Linked to Iran, Targets Industrial Controls
Fact Check/Clarification to this story:
🤔💬Hmm we found bapco@email when we discovered #Snake/#Ekans via @malwrhunterteam
No, Bapco was not found within the malware code🤦♂️
Ref ➡️https://t.co/Sin2PUWyFj pic.twitter.com/wig8MuLHx1
— Vitali Kremez (@VK_Intel) January 28, 2020