Malware

Sodinokibi ransomware group hits the Hanover Chamber of Crafts

The following is a Google translation of the Hanover Chamber of Crafts’  statement: Hanover, October 26, 2020 . Despite high IT security according to international standards, the networks of the Hanover Chamber of Crafts at all four locations as well as the wholly owned subsidiary Projekt- und Servicegesellschaft were hit by an extortionate Trojan from the...

Update: St. Lawrence Health confirms ransomware attack

Yesterday, this site suggested that reports coming out of the St. Lawrence Health System sounded like a ransomware attack.  The system has subsequently confirmed that computers at Canton-Potsdam, Massena and Gouverneur hospitals were hit with ransomware, which the system describes as a never-before seen variant of Ryuk ransomware. Hospital officials also claim that it appears...

An Interview with “UNKN” Sheds Light on REvil’s Operations & Future Victims

Yelisey Boguslavskiy writes: On October 23, 2020, a Russian-speaking tech blog YouTube channel “Russian OSINT” published an interview with one of the representatives of the REvil ransomware syndicate – “UNKN”/”Unknown”. A twenty-minute interview covers important subjects such as victims, tactics, and strategies employed by REvil. While some of the information shared by UNKN has...