All Change at the Top as New Ransomware Groups Emerge

All Change at the Top as New Ransomware Groups Emerge The Ransomware as a Service (RaaS) landscape underwent another major shift in the third quarter as new variants emerged to…

Ransomware in 2022: We're all screwed

Ransomware is now a primary threat for businesses, and with the past year or so considered the “golden era” for operators, cybersecurity experts believe this criminal enterprise will reach new…

FBI seized $2.3 million in cryptocurrency from REvil ransomware affiliate

Written by Tonya Riley Dec 1, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP The FBI in August seized approximately $2.3 million worth of cryptocurrency from a hacker affiliated with the REvil ransomware gang, according…

Russian Ransomware Gangs Might be Collaborating with Chinese Hackers

RAMP is a Russian-language forum that debuted in July 2021 and has drawn a lot of interest from researchers and cybercriminals alike.The forum was created on the same domain that…

Avast Q3’21 Threat Report

Avast –  Avast –  Latest Avast Q3’21 Threat Report reveals elevated risk for ransomware and RAT attacks, rootkits and exploit kits return. Foreword The threat landscape is a fascinating environment…

A full analysis of the BlackMatter ransomware

BlackMatter is the name given the most recent ransomware in the wild and equipped with the tools and techniques from DarkSide, REvil and LockBit 2.0 ransomware families.  BlackMatter is a…

The US Offers a $10 Million Reward for Crucial Info on DarkSide Ransomware Operators

The US government has announced a $10 million reward for information leading to the identification or apprehension of DarkSide ransomware operation members in key leadership roles. According to the official…

Feds Offer $10 Million Bounty for DarkSide Info

The U.S. State Department ups the ante in its hunt for the ransomware perpetrators by offering a sizeable cash sum for locating and arresting leaders of the cybercriminal group. The…

US offers $10 million reward for information on DarkSide leaders, $5 million for affiliates

The US State Department is continuing its offensive against ransomware groups, announcing an up to $10 million reward for any information “leading to the identification or location of any individuals…

Following Its Shutdown, the BlackMatter Ransomware Gang Transfers Victims to LockBit

Yesterday we announced that due to pressure from authorities and recent law enforcement operations, BlackMatter decided to shut down its activities. According to BleepingComputer, following the shutdown, BlackMatter developers have…