MBRFilter — Open Source Tool to Protect Against ‘Master Boot Record’ Malware

By [email protected] (Mohit Kumar) Ransomware threat has risen exponentially so much that ransomware authors have started abusing the MBR in their attacks to lock down your entire computer instead of just encrypting your important files on hard drive.

Talos team at Cisco Systems has released a free, open-source tool that protects the master boot record (MBR) sector of computers from modification by bootkits, ransomware, and

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