Ransomware and Recent Variants

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  1. mood

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    Albany attacked by ransomware hack, mayor says
    March 30, 2019
    https://www.timesunion.com/news/article/City-of-Albany-attacked-by-ransomware-hack-13728996.php
     
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    Taos schools overcome ransomware attack on computers
    March 28, 2019
    https://www.taosnews.com/stories/taos-schools-overcome-ransomware-attack-on-computers,56019
     
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    vxCrypter Is the First Ransomware to Delete Duplicate Files
    April 1, 2019
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...e-first-ransomware-to-delete-duplicate-files/
     
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    Mira Ransomware Decryptor
    April 1, 2019
    https://labsblog.f-secure.com/2019/04/01/mira-ransomware-decryptor/
     
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    City of Albany Hit in Ransomware Attack
    Few details yet on the March 30 ransomware attack
    April 1, 2019

    https://www.darkreading.com/attacks-breaches/city-of-albany-hit-in-ransomware-attack/d/d-id/1334308
     
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    Emsisoft Decrypter for Planetary
    April 4, 2019
    https://decrypter.emsisoft.com/planetary
    Download: https://decrypter.emsisoft.com/download/planetary
     
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    Genesee County ransomware attack more severe than originally thought
    April 5, 2019
    https://www.scmagazine.com/home/sec...e-attack-more-severe-than-originally-thought/
     
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    The Week in Ransomware - April 5th 2019 - Pacman Wakka Wakka
    April 5, 2019
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...ransomware-april-5th-2019-pacman-wakka-wakka/
     
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    City working to ID source of ransomware attack
    April 11, 2019
    http://www.reflector.com/News/2019/04/11/City-working-to-ID-source-of-ransomware-attack.html
     
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    In Albany ransomware attack, officials say information was not compromised
    April 11, 2019
    https://statescoop.com/in-albany-ransomware-attack-officials-say-information-was-not-compromised/
     
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    Emsisoft Decrypter for CryptoPokemon
    April 11, 2019
    https://decrypter.emsisoft.com/cryptopokemon
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    Emsisoft blog entry: Emsisoft used decrypter on CryptoPokemon ransomware… It’s super effective!
     
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    Looking Into Anatova Ransomware
    April 11, 2019
    https://www.fortinet.com/blog/threat-research/looking-into-anatova-ransomware.html
     
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    Garfield County, Utah falls victim to ransomware, pays attackers
    April 12, 2019
    https://www.scmagazine.com/home/sec...ah-falls-victim-to-ransomware-pays-attackers/
     
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    The Week in Ransomware - April 12th 2019 - Targeting Reveton
    April 12, 2019
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...ransomware-april-12th-2019-targeting-reveton/
     
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    City of Greenville hit by RobbinHood:
    RobbinHood Ransomware Claims It's Protecting Your Privacy
    April 13, 2019
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...ansomware-claims-its-protecting-your-privacy/
     
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    Maybe if/when they identify a couple of these ramsomware groups they should send in the military. That might slow things down.
     
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    I've had similar thoughts in the past myself.
     
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    Threat actors gaining admin rights before ransomware infections
    April 15, 2019
    https://www.scmagazine.com/home/sec...leges-and-using-custom-notes-with-ransomware/
     
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    Ransomware-raided Aussie businesses pay up
    Majority get their data back
    April 16, 2019
    https://www.itnews.com.au/news/ransomware-raided-aussie-businesses-pay-up-523952
     
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    'NamPoHyu Virus' Ransomware Targets Remote Samba Servers
    April 16, 2019
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...irus-ransomware-targets-remote-samba-servers/
     
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    DLL Cryptomix Ransomware Variant Installed Via Remote Desktop
    April 18, 2019
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...somware-variant-installed-via-remote-desktop/
     
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    Report: Cryptocurrency ransomware payments up 90%, thanks to Ryuk
     
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    City of Augusta hit by computer virus, City Center closed
    April 18, 2019
    https://www.sunjournal.com/2019/04/18/city-of-augusta-hit-by-computer-virus-city-center-closed/
     
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    The Week in Ransomware - April 19th 2019 - RobbinHood, Samba, and More
    April 19, 2019
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...re-april-19th-2019-robbinhood-samba-and-more/
     
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