Police seize DoubleVPN data, servers, and domain

Credit to Author: David Ruiz| Date: Wed, 30 Jun 2021 18:53:41 +0000

DoubleVPN, a VPN service that promised to double- and triple-encrypt web activity, was seized after allegedly being favored for cybercrime.

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Clop stopped? Ransomware gang loses Tesla and other treasures in police raid

Credit to Author: David Ruiz| Date: Wed, 16 Jun 2021 19:36:37 +0000

Clop ransomware activity was stopped by Ukrainian cops on Wednesday who shut down the ransomware gang’s infrastructure and made arrests.

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DOJ recovers pipeline ransom, signals more aggressive approach to cybercrime

Credit to Author: David Ruiz| Date: Tue, 08 Jun 2021 09:53:22 +0000

The US Department of Justice announced Monday that it recovered much of the ransomware payment that Colonial Pipeline paid to Darkside.

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Ryuk ransomware develops worm-like capability

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Tue, 02 Mar 2021 20:07:12 +0000

French researchers have found a Ryuk ransomware variant that can spread laterally through an infected network.

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Talking Emotet’s takedown with Adam Kujawa: Lock and Code S02E02

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 15 Feb 2021 17:21:57 +0000

This week on Lock and Code, we talk to Adam Kujawa, security evangelist and director of Malwarebytes Labs, about the dangerous malware Emotet

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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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Talking Emotet’s takedown with Adam Kujawa: Lock and Code S02E01

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 15 Feb 2021 17:21:57 +0000

This week on Lock and Code, we talk to Adam Kujawa, security evangelist and director of Malwarebytes Labs, about the dangerous malware Emotet

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What tracking an attacker email infrastructure tells us about persistent cybercriminal operations

Credit to Author: Eric Avena| Date: Mon, 01 Feb 2021 17:00:06 +0000

Sweeping research into massive attacker infrastructures, as well as our real-time monitoring of malware campaigns and attacker activity, directly inform Microsoft security solutions, allowing us to build or improve protections that block malware campaigns and other email threats, both current and future, as well as provide enterprises with the tools for investigating and responding to email campaigns in real-time.

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