Events with the participation of NLCV

The Petya Worm

The Petya Worm


The National Laboratory of Computer Virology organizes a workshop on the subject of “The WannaCry Worm”.

The main topics of the lecture include:

  • Definitions
  • Background story
  • Chronology of the event
  • Spreading of the worm
  • M. E. Doc’s backdoor
  • Analysis of the worm
  • Structure of the worm
  • Operation of the worm
  • Operation of the ransomware
  • Errors in the cryptographic protocol
  • Ransomware or state-sponsored cyber-attack?
  • Protecting from the attack

Speaker: Vesselin Bontchev, Ph.D. 

Date: 17 Jul 2017, 15:00.

Place: 1113 Sofia, "Acad. Georgi Bonchev" Str., Block 8 (Institute of Mathematics and Informatics - BAS), aula 172

Language: Bulgarian

Duration: 90 min

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