This year alone, there has already been three large outbreaks involving online security and breaches.

Recently a new ransomware campaign has begun, and the targets have been high profile, for example Russia and Eastern Europe. This new threat has been named Bad Rabbit. The appearance of Bad Rabbit had been a grand event, simultaneously hitting organisations causing those affected to reminisce about the attacks earlier this year, like WannaCry and Petya.

So let’s break down what Bad Rabbit is

Bad Rabbit is a ransomware, which means once your infected, your at the mercy of the host of the hostile program.

Bad Rabbit takes it’s inspiration from one of the earlier malicious outbreaks known as Petya.

How far does Bad Rabbit go?

Bad Rabbit may have targets in mind.

Last bits of information.

Another day, another hacker, another virus. It’s never too late to up your defenses and avoid the mess of a breached network.