Analysts “strongly believe” the Russian state colludes with ransomware gangs

“We have the smoke, the smell of gunpowder and a bullet casing. But we do not have the gun to link the activity to the Kremlin.”

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Ransomware turncoat leaks Conti data, lifts the lid on the ransomware business

An individual involved with the Conti ransomware gang decided to leak how-to documents and software for affiliates.

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A week in security (May 24 -30)

A roundup of the previous week’s most interesting security and online privacy news, from May 24 to May 30.

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Threat spotlight: Conti, the ransomware used in the HSE healthcare attack

Conti ransomware has caught the world’s attention after being used in attacks against Ireland’s public healthcare system.

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A doctor reveals the human cost of the HSE ransomware attack

A doctor working in the teeth of the HSE ransomware attack talks to Malwarebytes Labs about the toll on patients and medical staff.

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How ransomware gangs are connected, sharing resources and tactics

New research by Analyst1 sheds light on the cooperation between some of the ransomware gangs dominating the cybersecurity news.

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RegretLocker, new ransomware, can encrypt Windows virtual hard disks

Cybersecurity researchers discovered a new ransomware called RegretLocker that can quickly encrypt virtual had disks on Windows machines.

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Hospital ransomware: Gangs are back to target healthcare

With some countries and states heading back in to lockdown due to rising rates of COVID-19 infections, it seems horrible timing that hospital ransomware is back in the news.

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