Conti ransomware uses 32 simultaneous CPU threads for blazing-fast encryption

Everything you need to know about ransomware: how it started, why it’s booming, how to protect against it, and what to do if your PC’s infected. A lesser-known ransomware strain known as Conti is using up to 32 simultaneous CPU threads to encrypt files on infected computers for blazing-fast encryption speeds, security researchers from Carbon Black said in a report on Wednesday.

Link: Conti ransomware uses 32 simultaneous CPU threads for blazing-fast encryption
via http://www.zdnet.com

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