The Federal Bureau of Investigation( FBI ) this week released an alert to warn businesses of ongoing cyberattacks involving the NetWalker ransomware.
The threat actor behind the Sodinokibi (REvil) ransomware is demanding a $14 million ransom from Brazilian-based electrical energy company Light S.A.
United States-based broadband and networking semiconductor maker MaxLinear this week revealed that some of its operational systems were infected with the Maze ransomware.
A city in northern Alabama will pay a ransom worth $300,000 in Bitcoins in response to a hack of its computer system.
Business process services provider Conduent has been the victim of a ransomware attack that appears to be the work of Maze operators.
‘Double extortion’ is the term given to an evolving ransomware tactic: first steal confidential data, then encrypt the victim’s files. If the victim doesn’t pay the ransom, expose the data.