Ransomware gang Conti has already bounced back from damage caused by chat leaks, experts say

Written by Suzanne Smalley Mar 7, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP A Twitter account known as ContiLeaks debuted to much fanfare in late February, with people around the globe watching as tens of…

Fake Christmas Eve termination notices used as phishing lures

Written by AJ Vicens Dec 23, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP A phishing campaign using a well-known malware families is employing a pair of particularly devious methods to trick targets into opening…

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…

NRA Presumably Attacked by Grief Ransomware

The National Rifle Association of America (NRA) is a pro-gun rights organization located in the United States. The National Rifle Association (NRA) was founded in 1871 to promote rifle marksmanship.…

Grief Ransomware Targets NRA

Grief, a ransomware group with ties to Russia-based Evil Corp, claims to have stolen data from the gun-rights group and has posted files on its dark web site.  A ransomware…

NRA responds to reports of Grief ransomware attack

The National Rifle Association (NRA) has released a statement today after a ransomware gang claimed to have attacked the organization.  The Grief ransomware gang — which has ties to the…

A Russian-speaking ransomware gang says it hacked the National Rifle Association

Written by Tonya Riley and AJ Vicens Oct 27, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP A ransomware group known as Grief claimed on Wednesday to have hacked the National Rifle Association, releasing 13…

Macaw Locker, Evil Corp’s Latest Version Makes New Victims

In order to avoid US sanctions that avert victims from paying ransom demands, Evil Corp threat actor has released a new ransomware dubbed Macaw Locker. About Evil Corp Also known as the…

Notorious Russian ransomware gang Evil Corp. reportedly hit Sinclair Broadcast Group

Written by AJ Vicens Oct 20, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP Evil Corp., one of the most notorious and prolific Russian cybercrime groups in recent years with a leader who has been…