REvil/Sodinokibi Ransomware: Origin, Victims, Prevention Strategies

This post is also available in: Danish Cyberattacks have become a part of our reality, but have you ever wondered what might happen if your company gets targeted? You probably…

AWS launches its second Top Secret region

Amazon Web Services on Tuesday announced the launch of its second Top Secret region, AWS Top Secret-West. The new region is accredited to operate workloads at the Top Secret US…

Hack-and-leak group Black Shadow keeps targeting Israeli victims

Written by AJ Vicens Dec 6, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP In October, a little-watched hacking group called Black Shadow went public with data it appeared to have stolen from an Israeli…

Swire Pacific Offshore Operations hit by Cl0p ransomware gang

As seen by Hackread.com, the Cl0p ransomware gang has leaked partial SPO data including names, email addresses, passport scans, and more. Swire Pacific Offshore (SPO) has confirmed becoming a victim…

Iranians Charged in Cyberattacks Against U.S. 2020 Election

The State Department has offered a $10M reward for tips on the two Iran-based threat actors accused of voter intimidation and disinformation. The U.S. Department of Justice has unsealed charges…

VP Harris announces US support for international cybersecurity partnership in Paris

US Vice President Kamala Harris said the US will be joining the Paris Call for Trust and Security in Cyberspace — a voluntary agreement between more than 80 countries, local…

Scam PACs Allegedly Stole $3.5m from Trump Voters

Scam PACs Allegedly Stole $3.5m from Trump Voters Three men have been charged with multiple counts of fraud and money laundering after allegedly running scam fund-raising operations that tricked Trump donors…

Authorities arrest REvil ransomware operators in Kuwait and Romania

The total number of arrests made concerning Sodinokibi/REvil and GandCrab ransomware is now seven. Europol launched a multi-agency operation to catch REvil ransomware operators (Ransomware-Evil) based on their findings of…

Conti ransomware gang apologized to Arab Royals over data leak

The data leak took place last month when the infamous Conti ransomware gang hacked Graff, a UK-based jewelry store Graff popular amongst the elite. In October 2021, the infamous Conti…

Election Day poses first security test for Biden officials, overhauled voting laws

Written by Tim Starks Nov 2, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP Voting in more than 30 states on Tuesday is poised to serve as the initial test run for election security officials…