Egregor ransomware hit by arrests

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Tue, 16 Feb 2021 17:15:22 +0000

In a collaboration between French and Ukranian law enforcement, threat actors related to the Egregor ransomware team have been arrested.

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Extortion, precision malware, and ruthless scams. Read the State of Malware 2021 report

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Tue, 16 Feb 2021 14:00:00 +0000

Through the chaos and devastation of 2020, one form of business seems to have thrived—the creation and operation of malicious software.

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A week in security (December 14 – December 20)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 21 Dec 2020 11:52:26 +0000

A roundup of cybersecurity news from December 14 – 20, including SolarWinds, smart toys, Egregor, and many other topics.

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Threat profile: Egregor ransomware is making a name for itself

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Tue, 15 Dec 2020 13:58:58 +0000

The Egregror ransomware is quickly making a name for itself by victimizing big corporations. How does it work and what is its background?

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Maze ransomware gang announces retirement

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Tue, 03 Nov 2020 17:38:45 +0000

On November 1, the cybercriminals behind Maze ransomware announced their retirement. Is this a reason to go all out and celebrate? We’re afraid not.

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