Perch Security: Hackers Use Ryuk Ransomware to Collect $640K
Master managed security services provider (MSSP) Perch Security finds cybercriminals have used Ryuk ransomware to secure at least $640,000 from global orgs.
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.
BlackBerry 2021 Threat Report: Are Hackers Increasingly Targeting MSSPs?
Hackers increasingly leveraged ransomware to compromise MSSPs as part of highly targeted cybercrime campaigns in 2020, BlackBerry research reveals.
CISA Fact Sheet: How to Prevent, Mitigate Ransomware Attacks
CISA task force releases ransomware attack prevention & mitigation fact sheet to help organizations boost cybersecurity.
International Law Enforcement Cripples Emotet Bot Network
International law enforcement dismantle Emotet botnet, widely regarded as the world’s most dangerous & notorious malware operation.
WatchGuard: Hackers Target Corporate Networks Despite Shift to Remote Work
Despite the shift to remote work, hackers continue to aggressively target corporate networks, WatchGuard’s Internet Security Report for Q3 2020 reveals.
Sophos: Hackers Use SystemBC in Ransomware-as-a-Service Attacks
Cybercriminals are using the SystemBC proxy and remote administrative tool to launch ransomware-as-a-service (RaaS) attacks & illegally access networks.
The 3 Trends Defining Ransomware in 2021
The explosion of ransomware in 2020 may have been the appetizer for ransomware gangs before the main course of 2021, Sophos predicts.
Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 30 November 2020
Today’s MSSP & cybersecurity news involves Sopra Steria ransomware recovery costs; Conti malware attacks; Sophos data leak; Ingram Micro distributes Cloud Range; & more.
Cybersecurity and Malware Research: Ransomware Attacks Hit Year High
BlackFog, a Top 250 MSSP, releases State of Ransomware 2020 research report. Pinpoints Maze, REvil/Sodinokibi, NetWalker and Ryuk malware attack trends.