Ransomware

Ransomware incidents along with prevention, mitigation and recovery products for Managed Security Services Providers (MSSPs).

IST Ransomware Task Force Develops 5 Government Cybersecurity Recommendations

The Institute for Security and Technology (IST) Ransomware Task Force (RTF) offers priority recommendations to help governments address ransomware attacks.

Ransomware Attacks Washington DC Police Department: Report

Babuk cybercriminals allegedly access to a Washington D.C. Police Department server & use ransomware to illegally obtain & leak sensitive information.

REvil Ransomware Attacks Quanta; Seeks to Extort Apple

REvil ransomware gang attacks Apple partner & laptop manufacturer Quanta Computer; cyberattack won’t cause material Quanta business impact, supplier says.

Ziggy Ransomware Crew Quits Business, Refunds Victims’ Stolen Money

Ziggy ransomware crew claims it will return to their victims’ money merely for an email containing proof of payment.

Sierra Wireless Ransomware Attack: IoT Company Withdraws Financial Forecast

Sierra Wireless has suffered a ransomware attack amid a planned CEO transition. IoT solutions provider withdraws Q1 2021 financial guidance.

University Ransomware Attacks: Hackers Hit Colorado, Miami Schools

Cybercriminals use ransomware to steal student data from Accellion File Transfer Appliance servers at the University of Colorado and University of Miami.

Acer REvil Ransomware Attack: Status and Recovery Update

REvil ransomware attack vs Acer may have involved Microsoft Exchange Server vulnerabilities & resulting exploit, report suggests.

PYSA Ransomware Attacks U.S., U.K. Schools, FBI Alert Warns

PYSA ransomware attacks hit UK & UK schools, the FBI and the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) cyber wing warn in a joint Flash alert.

Buffalo Schools Ransomware Attack: GreyCastle Security Assists Recovery

Buffalo Public Schools suffers ransomware attack. Classes cancelled. GreyCastle Security hired to assist cyberattack investigation & recovery.

Research: Cloud Ransomware Hit Nearly 40% of Healthcare Organizations in 2020

Cloud ransomware attacks hit nearly 40 percent of healthcare organizations in 2020, Netwrix’s 2021 Cloud Data Security Report reveals.