U.S. Warns: Ransomware Payments May Violate Sanctions
Making ransomware payments may violate some sanctions, and could expose payers to civil liability, U.S. Department of the Treasury warns.
Conti Ransomware Attacks and RMM Software: CISA, FBI Warning Details
Conti ransomware attacks leverage MSPs’ legitimate RMM (remote monitoring & management) & remote desktop software as backdoors, FBI & CISA warn.
FBI Withheld REvil Ransomware Decryptor Key As Some MSPs Suffered Encryption
The FBI hid for nearly three weeks a REvil ransomware decryption key. The decision likely delaying some MSP & Kaseya VSA customer recoveries.
Kaseya REvil Ransomware Cyberattack Timeline and Investigation
Everything MSPs need to know about Kaseya VSA supply chain cyberattack investigation, SaaS recovery, on-premises VSA patches, REvil ransomware decryptor key and more.
Will U.S. Sanctions Disrupt Ransomware Business Models?
The White House prepares actions aimed at disassembling the financial ecosystem that underwrites ransomware groups & related cyberattacks, a report says.
What Is Driving the Surge In Ransomware Attacks?
MSSPs must balance efficiency and effectiveness to beat today’s ransomware. Cybereason VP Stephan Tallent explains how.
U.S. Vows “Surge” to Fight Nation-state Ransomware Backers
U.S. intelligence & national security leaders will mount a “surge” against nation-state sponsors of cyberattacks, Gen. Paul Nakasone told National Security Summit attendees.
Deloitte Poll: Most US Executives Lack Ransomware Response Plan
A Deloitte poll shows most executives believe ransomware attacks are major threats, but few have simulated ransomware attacks to prepare for these incidents.
NIST’s Ransomware Guidelines Look A Lot Like Cyber Resilience
When NIST published ransomware-specific recommendations for businesses, the guidance resembled a cyber resilience framework, Webroot says.
Howard University Ransomware Attack: Investigation and Network Recovery Updates
Howard University ransomware attack details: External forensic experts assist investigation after cyberattack impacts HBCU’s network.