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Ransomware | Threat spotlight
Threat spotlight: Conti, the ransomware used in the HSE healthcare attack
May 28, 2021 - Conti ransomware has caught the world’s attention after being used in attacks against Ireland's public healthcare system.
PYSA, the ransomware attacking schools
March 30, 2021 - PYSA is big game ransomware that's been used in targeted attacks against large private organizations, healthcare, and most recently, the education sector.
HelloKitty: When Cyberpunk met cy-purr-crime
March 18, 2021 - HelloKitty was a relatively unheard-of ransomware family—until it became involved in an attack against the Polish video game developer, CD Projekt Red, in early February.
Threat profile: Egregor ransomware is making a name for itself
December 15, 2020 - The Egregror ransomware is quickly making a name for itself by victimizing big corporations. How does it work and what is its background?
Threat spotlight: WastedLocker, customized ransomware
July 10, 2020 - WastedLocker ransomware, attributed to the Russian Evil Corp gang, is such a targeted threat, you might call it a custom-built ransomware family.
Search hijackers change Chrome policy to remote administration
June 11, 2020 - Search hijackers are always looking for ways to get and stay installed. Here is one that changed a Chrome policy and set it to remote administration.
Maze: the ransomware that introduced an extra twist
May 29, 2020 - Maze ransomware attacks featured the first group of cyber-criminals to add the threat of publishing exfiltrated data to the ransomware business model
Threat spotlight: RobbinHood ransomware takes the driver’s seat
February 20, 2020 - RobbinHood a is a ransomware family that specifically targets organizations using a vulnerable kernel driver to prepare systems for encryption. Learn how to protect against it.
Business in the front, party in the back: backdoors in elastic servers expose private data
January 17, 2020 - It's all too easy to discover data leaks online, especially in cloud services. We take a look at misconfigurations in elastic servers that lead to exposed data on the Internet.
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