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Here’s a breakdown of the most significant hacks—ransomware and otherwise—this year.Read More 2021’s Most Significant Cyberattacks (So Far)
The U.S. Department of Justice said today it has recovered $2.3 million worth of Bitcoin that Colonial Pipeline paid to ransomware extortionists last month. The funds had been sent to DarkSide, a ransomware-as-a-service syndicate that disbanded after a May 14 farewell message to affiliates saying its Internet servers and cryptocurrency stash were seized by unknown law enforcement entities.Read More Justice Dept. Claws Back $2.3M Paid by Colonial Pipeline to Ransomware Gang
The DOJ has announced the recovery of over half of the ransom paid to the cybercriminals responsible for the Colonial Pipeline hack.
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As ransomware attacks becomes more lucrative, the gangs that power them are running increasingly sophisticated operations.
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Ransomware attacks targeting JBS and the Colonial Pipeline highlight the vulnerability of large-scale supply chain and infrastructure.
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The Colonial Pipeline attack has shone light on the activities of the Darkside ransomware gang, we take a skeptical look at cryptocurrencies and the blockchain, and Eufy security cameras suffer an embarrassing security failure.
All this and much mor…Read More Smashing Security podcast #228: Pipeline pickle, Blockchain bollocks, and Eufy SNAFU
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So, what do you do if you’re a ransomware gang which has just caught the attention of not just the world’s media, but also the FBI and the President of the United States?Read More The DarkSide ransomware gang must be shitting itself right now
The U.S. FBI confirmed that the attack against the Colonial Pipeline over the weekend was launched by the Darkside ransomware gang. The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation confirmed that the Colonial Pipeline was shut down due to a cyber attack carried out by the Darkside ransomware gang. “The FBI confirms that the Darkside ransomware is […]
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