Fake pirated software sites serve up malware droppers as a service

Credit to Author: gallagherseanm| Date: Wed, 01 Sep 2021 12:30:43 +0000

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

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Tue, 17 Aug 2021 14:12:57 +0000

“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

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Tue, 10 Aug 2021 15:18:56 +0000

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

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Ransomware turncoat leaks Conti data, lifts the lid no the ransomware business

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Tue, 10 Aug 2021 15:18:56 +0000

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)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 31 May 2021 09:00:50 +0000

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

Credit to Author: Jovi Umawing| Date: Fri, 28 May 2021 16:30:19 +0000

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

Credit to Author: mstockley| Date: Thu, 20 May 2021 12:20:40 +0000

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

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 12 Apr 2021 11:59:03 +0000

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

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