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A Look Inside Cerber Ransomware

The “Cerber” family of ransomware first appeared in open source reporting in March 2016, with victims readily identified by the “.cerber” extension left on encrypted files. Unlike many other ransomware variants, Cerber is designed to encrypt a victim’s file system immediately, without receiving “confirmation” or instructions from a command...