O365 users targeted in Ransomware phishing attack

O365 users were recently targeted by a 0-day Ransomware type attack.  It goes to show that even the big players can’t stop everything from coming in their front door.  It is likely some U of L users received the email they reference in the article below. 

It reminds all of us that we need to implement robust data backup strategies for our information, as we never know when it will be our turn to make the fatal mistake of clicking on that malicious attachment.  

http://www.avanan.com/resources/attack-on-office-365-corporate-users-with-zero-day-ransomware-virus

If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to reach out to the Information Security Office.  

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