REvil Servers Shoved Offline by Governments – But They’ll Be Back, Researchers Say

A multi-country effort has given ransomware gang REvil a taste of its own medicine by pwning its backups and pushing its leak site and Tor payment site offline. The REvil…

What Is Conti Ransomware?

Conti ransomware is an extremely damaging malicious actor due to the speed with which encrypts data and spreads to other systems. The cyber-crime action is thought to be led by…

Government Agents Compromise REvil Backups to Force Group Offline

Government Agents Compromise REvil Backups to Force Group Offline The US authorities appear to have scored another win in their fight against ransomware by forcing the infamous REvil group offline.…

MirrorBlast, the New Phishing Campaign Targeting Financial Organizations

A fresh variant of a phishing campaign has been recently detected. By its nickname MirrorBlast, its targets are finance enterprises. The attack methods it uses consist of malicious Excel documents…

Yanluowang Ransomware Targets Enterprise Entities

Researchers have discovered a new ransomware strain dubbed Yanluowang ransomware, that is still in the development process. Its targets? Enterprise entities. Yanluowang Ransomware: the Name Story The recent strain was…

Olympus Investigates Potential Cyber-attack

Olympus Investigates Potential Cyber-attack Olympus has launched an investigation after detecting a potential cybersecurity incident in part of its IT system.  The Japanese manufacturer of optics and reprography products said that…

Double Extorsion Ransomware: The New Normal

With more and more businesses learning how to avoid paying huge amounts of money to ransomware actors by maintaining up-to-date backups and having disaster recovery plans in place, the number…

Ransomware Intrusion Group FIN12 Ramps-Up in Europe

Ransomware Intrusion Group FIN12 Ramps-Up in Europe A long-running threat group with a track record of rapid ransomware deployment and healthcare sector victims is ramping up its operations in Europe…

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…

Unwanted Gift: Ransomware, Supply Chain Attacks, and How to Prevent Them

Now more than ever, supply chains are attracting threat actor attention. As evidenced by attacks like the one which recently targeted the IT services provider Kaseya and over 1,500 of…