International effort takes down VPN service, VPNLab, used for criminal activity

Written by AJ Vicens Jan 18, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP A virtual private network service used for malware distribution, ransomware operations and other cybercrime activities was taken offline Monday as law…

FIN12 Ransomware Group Hits Healthcare Sector

It is a well-known fact that the majority of ransomware actors are spending time on the victim network looking for important data to steal. FIN12 does not follow this course…

Emergent ransomware gang FIN12 strikes hospitals, moves quickly against big targets

Written by Tim Starks Oct 7, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP A Russian-speaking ransomware gang in recent months has aggressively targeted North American organizations with more than $300 million in revenue, with a…

Ryuk Ransomware: Origins, Operation Mode, Mitigation

What is Ryuk Ransomware? Widely known for targeting governments, academia, healthcare, manufacturing, and technology organizations’ cybersystems, Ryuk is a ransomware-as-a-service (RaaS) group that’s been active since August 2018. It typically encrypts data…