Sandworm gang launches Monster ransomware attacks on Ukraine

Jeff Burt reports:

The Russian criminal crew Sandworm is launching another attack against organizations in Ukraine, using a ransomware that analysts at Slovakian software company ESET are calling RansomBoggs.

In a Twitter thread, the ESET researchers wrote that they had detected RansomBoggs deployed within the networks of “multiple organizations in Ukraine.” While some aspects of RansomBoggs are different from the malware that has been linked to Sandworm – such as the malware’s code being written in .NET – the deployment methods are similar, they wrote.

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