Tag Archives: Ransomware

IOBit forum hacked, spreaded DeroHE ransomware

[German]The forum of Windows tool developer IOBit was hacked over the weekend. The aim of the hack was to distribute the DeroHE ransomware to forum visitors. Advertising

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BlackBerry analysis on MountLocker Ransomware as a Service

[German]Security researchers from BlackBerry have recently published a study dedicated to the MountLocker ransomware. This is now provided to other cyber criminals ‘as a service’ in exchange for revenue sharing. Advertising

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Metro of Vancouver is victim of a ransomware infection

[German]The IT systems of the metro transport system of the Canadian city of Vancover are affected by a ransomware infestation. The operator TansLink is currently experiencing billing problems because files on the servers are encrypted. Advertising

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Egregor ransomware infection at Randstad

[German]Randstad, a globally active company for temporary employment, has fallen victim to an Egregor ransomware infection. The attackers infected the company’s servers and had access to data on Randstad’s activities in the United States, Poland, Italy and France. Advertising

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Ransomware infection in University Hospital Düsseldorf not responsible for death of a woman

[German]New development in view of the death of a patient in the environment of the ransomware infestation in the University Hospital Düsseldorf. The public prosecutor’s office has discontinued its investigations against the unknown hackers because of the death, as there … Continue reading

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Toy maker Mattel victim of a Ransomware attack

[German]The US toy manufacturer, Mattel, has filed information about a successful ransomware attack on its corporate IT. This has been revealed in a report send to the US Securities Exchange Commission. Advertising

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French IT company Sopra Steria attacked by Ryuk ransomware, Zerologon exploited?

[German]The French IT company Sopra Steria, to which, for example, large parts of the IT of the National Health System (NHS) in Great Britain have been transferred, has fallen victim to a Ryuk ransomware attack. If the information I have … Continue reading

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Cruise provider Carnival confirms ransomware attack with data exfiltration

[German]The shipping company Carnival, provider of cruises, has now confirmed an attack with Ransomware. It was also admitted that data of employees and probably also customers of the cruise line were stolen in this attack. Advertising

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German Software AG victim of Cl0p ransomware, data leaked

[German]German based Software AG, headquartered in Darmstadt and competitor of SAP, has fallen victim to a cyber attack. Currently, the websites are offline and the Cl0p gang publishes data that was captured in this attack. Advertising

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Raccine: Protect volume shadow copies from ransomware

[English]Interesting story – a security researcher has developed a tool called Raccine as a simple protection against ransomware. This should prevent ransomware or other malware from deleting the volume shadow copies on Windows NTFS drives. Advertising

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