The average ransom demand for a REvil ransomware infection is a whopping $260,000

Catalin Cimpanu reports: .. in a report published today and shared with ZDNet, the security team at KPN, a Dutch telecommunications provider, said it was able to sinkhole and intercept the communications between REvil-infected computers and the REvil ransomware’s command-and-control (C&C) servers. KPN researchers say this allowed them to obtain unique insights into the operations of...

‘SuperCasino’ Breached by Hackers and Customer Info Leaked

Bill Toulas reports: The online gambling platform is known as ‘SuperCasino’ has experienced a data breach that exposed sensitive information belonging to its customers. The incident came to light after several registered users received an email from SuperCasino which informed them about the leak. The organization claims that the people’s financial details such as credit cards,...

LabCorp website bug exposed thousands of medical documents

Zack Whittaker reports: A security flaw in LabCorp’s  website exposed thousands of medical documents, like test results containing sensitive health data. ….    This latest security lapse was caused by a vulnerability on a part of LabCorp’s website, understood to host the company’s internal customer relationship management system. Although the system appeared to be protected with...