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Wednesday, 04 March 2020 04:16

Sophos acquired by Thoma Bravo for US$3.9 billion

Global cyber security firm Sophos has announced the completion of its acquisition by private equity firm Thoma Bravo, in a cash transaction that values Sophos at approximately US$3.9 billion.

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The Snatch ransomware, that attacks Windows systems, appears to have incorporated a new trick into its routine by rebooting PCs into safe mode before beginning the encryption of files on an infected system, the security firm Sophos claims.

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Improvements in patching hygiene have led criminals to divert their attention away from browsers and turn instead to supply chain weaknesses, according to a security vendor.

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