DDoS extortionists target NZX, Moneygram, Braintree, and other financial services

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    New Zealand stock exchange hit by cyber attack for second day
    Trading halted again, one day after overseas DDoS bombardment that forced stock market to shut down
    August 26, 2020

    https://www.theguardian.com/technol...k-exchange-hit-by-cyber-attack-for-second-day
    Reuters: New Zealand's stock exchange hit by second cyber attack
     
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    DDoS downs New Zealand stock exchange for third day
    August 27, 2020
    https://www.computerweekly.com/news/252488235/DDoS-downs-New-Zealand-Stock-Exchange-for-third-day
     
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    New Zealand activates security services as DDoS outage enters fourth day
    August 28, 2020
    https://www.computerweekly.com/news...ity-services-as-DDoS-outage-enters-fourth-day
     
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    NYSE not susceptible to takedown like New Zealand exchange
    August 28, 2020
    https://www.scmagazine.com/home/sec...ptible-to-takedown-like-new-zealand-exchange/
    NYSE is only one of the victims. More:
    ZDNet: DDoS extortionists target NZX, Moneygram, Braintree, and other financial services
     
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    New Zealand bourse website hit by fresh cyberattack, but keeps trading
    August 31, 2020
    https://uk.reuters.com/article/us-n...h-cyberattack-but-keeps-trading-idUKKBN25R004
     
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    New Zealand enduring wave of cyberattacks
    September 2, 2020
    https://www.nbcnews.com/tech/security/new-zealand-enduring-wave-cyberattacks-rcna105
     
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    Global DDoS Extorters Demand Ransom from Firms
    September 3, 2020
    https://www.infosecurity-magazine.com/news/global-ddos-extorters-ransom-notes/
    Radware Cybersecurity Alert - Global Ransom DDoS Campaign Targeting Finance, Travel and E-Commerce
    (PDF): https://mediaserver.responsesource.com/mediabank/18328/AlertRDDoSandISPDDoSAttacksaugust2020.pdf
     
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    FBI: Thousands of orgs targeted by RDoS extortion campaign
    September 3, 2020
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...-of-orgs-targeted-by-rdos-extortion-campaign/
     
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    Travelex, Other Orgs Face DDoS Threats as Extortion Campaign Rages On
    October 14, 2020
    https://threatpost.com/travelex-ddos-extortion-campaign/160110/
    Radware: 2020 Ransom DDoS Campaign Update
     
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    NZX will not release report into DDoS attacks, shares summary
    December 5, 2020
    https://www.reseller.co.nz/article/684968/nzx-will-release-report-into-ddos-attacks-shares-summary/
     
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    In second attack DDoS group demands 5 bitcoin payment
    January 22, 2021
    https://www.scmagazine.com/home/security-news/in-second-attack-ddos-group-demands-5-bitcoin-payment/
     
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