ransomware

A couple of months ago, CloudSEK researchers identified a new and unusual strain of ransomware. Dubbed GoodWill, this new variant of encryption malware appears to pursue very different targets thanRead More →

More than half a million Chicago Public Schools (CPS) students and employees have had their sensitive information compromised due to a ransomware attack, which occurred in late 2021 but wasRead More →

In a recently filed criminal complaint, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) revealed that Moises Luis Zagala Gonzalez, a 55-year-old French-Venezuelan doctor, is the primary developer of Thanos, a dangerousRead More →

Hackers from the Conti ransomware group claim to have attacked members of the General Intelligence Directorate of Peru’s Ministry of the Interior (DIGIMIN), leading to the leak of confidential detailsRead More →

Rodrigo Chaves, president of Costa Rica, confirmed the declaration of a national emergency due to the dangerous cyberattacks deployed by the Conti ransomware operation against government agencies. Recently it wasRead More →

The U.S. State Department is offering a $10 million USD reward to anyone who provides information that leads to the arrest of six hackers collaborating with the GRU, Russia’s militaryRead More →

A few months ago, a group of researchers discovered a ransomware variant identified as Yanluowang, which appeared to have advanced attack and infection features but only appears to have attackedRead More →

The prestigious Italian fashion house Ermenegildo Zegna has confirmed that it was the victim of a ransomware attack that severely affected its operations and could be fixed without paying aRead More →

Team Nautilus cybersecurity specialists reported the detection of a new Python-based ransomware attack targeting Jupyter Notebook, a popular web tool/application used by data professionals. According to the report, threat actorsRead More →