A Tough Week for REvil Ransomware

The REvil/Sodinokibi ransomware (AKA Sodin) is a great example of Ransomware-as-a-Service, a type of cybercrime where two parties collaborate on the hack: the code writers who create the ransomware, and…

Euro Police Arrest Two More REvil Affiliates as US Issues Sanctions

Euro Police Arrest Two More REvil Affiliates as US Issues Sanctions European law enforcers announced the arrests of two suspected REvil affiliate members on Monday, bringing their total for the…

US to Charge Suspects Over Kaseya Ransomware Attack

US to Charge Suspects Over Kaseya Ransomware Attack The US justice department is expected to announce it has charged a suspect over the damaging Kaseya ransomware attack in July, it…

REvil Affiliates Arrested; DOJ Seizes $6.1M in Ransom

The U.S. is seeking the extradition of a Ukrainian man, Yaroslav Vasinskyi, whom they suspect is behind the Kaseya supply-chain attacks and other REvil attacks. International law enforcement is squeezing…

DOJ charges and sanctions REvil leaders behind Kaseya attack, seizes $6 million in ransoms

US officials from the Justice Department, Treasury and FBI announced a slate of actions taken against some of the leaders of the REvil ransomware group as well as sanctions against…

Suspected REvil scammers arrested amid ongoing crackdown on ransomware

Written by AJ Vicens Nov 8, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP Two cybercrime suspects accused of launching 5,000 ransomware attacks and netting roughly $579,000 were arrested by Romanian authorities, Europol announced Monday.…

US seeks extradition of alleged Ukrainian scammer arrested at Polish border stop

Written by Jeff Stone Nov 2, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP Polish law enforcement authorities have arrested a Ukrainian man charged with an array of cyber-related crimes at the behest of the…