Ransomware is not new. The concept actually dates back to 1989 and although there has been a dramatic increase in ransomware activity in recent years, security professionals have been monitoring its methodology and evolution for decades. There are new evasion techniques emerging all the time, but the core idea has remained the same. More importantly, its biggest weakness has remained, and will always remain the same—the ransom note.
Lastline’s technology is razor-sharp at discovering emerging ransomware methods and quickly developing techniques to detect them.