Ransomware and Recent Variants

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  1. ronjor

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    Key Biscayne Hit by Cybersecurity Attack
     
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    Lake City fires employee after paying ransom in malware attack
    June 28, 2019
    https://www.wctv.tv/content/news/2n...om-for-seized-computer-systems-511923172.html
     
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    U.S. Virgin Islands hit with ransomware
    July 2, 2019
    https://www.scmagazine.com/home/sec...ernal-affairs-records-and-citizen-complaints/
     
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    Sodin ransomware exploits Windows vulnerability and processor architecture
    https://securelist.com/sodin-ransomware/
     
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    Boyd Group Income Fund Reports Ransomware Cyber-Attack
    July 2, 2019
    https://finance.yahoo.com/news/boyd-group-income-fund-reports-214500293.html
     
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    Ransomware solution? Outsource all IT, says local government expert
    July 2, 2019
    https://statescoop.com/ransomware-solution-outsource-all-it-local-government/
     
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    "Britain's biggest police forensics lab has paid a ransom to hackers after its IT systems were targeted in a cyber attack,...

    Eurofins Scientific, which has laboratories around the world, was infected with a "ransomware" computer virus over the weekend of June 1 and 2.

    The attack affected the IT systems of the company's forensics subsidiary, which is based in the UK and one of the main forensic service providers to UK policing - dealing with over 70,000 criminal cases each year..."

    https://www.mirror.co.uk/tech/uks-biggest-police-forensics-lab-17477206
     
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    The Week in Ransomware - July 5th 2019 - Shadiness in the Sunshine State
    July 5, 2019
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...uly-5th-2019-shadiness-in-the-sunshine-state/
     
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    Rig Exploit Kit Pushing Eris Ransomware in Drive-by Downloads
    July 9, 2019
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...ushing-eris-ransomware-in-drive-by-downloads/
     
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    Georgia Courts Website Back Online After Ransomware Hack
    July 8, 2019
    https://www.govtech.com/computing/Georgia-Courts-Website-Back-Online-After-Ransomware-Hack.html
     
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    France Says Ransomware Attacks on Big Companies Are on the Rise
    July 9, 2019
    https://www.bloomberg.com/news/arti...ware-attacks-on-big-companies-are-on-the-rise
     
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    New eCh0raix Ransomware Brute-Forces QNAP NAS Devices
    July 10, 2019
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...aix-ransomware-brute-forces-qnap-nas-devices/
    Anomali: The eCh0raix Ransomware
     
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    Whitehats use DoS attack to score key victory against ransomware crooks
    July 11, 2019
    https://arstechnica.com/information...own-ransomware-campaign-but-only-temporarily/
    Intezer: How We Seized 15 Active Ransomware Campaigns Targeting Linux File Storage Servers
     
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    Backups, Quick Response Stops Malware Attack on Ohio City
    July 10, 2019
    https://www.govtech.com/security/Backups-Quick-Response-Stops-Malware-Attack-on-Ohio-City.html
     
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    Honestly, with a skilled admin using the right solution, the ransomware shouldn't even be able to execute...
     
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    KHSU Hit by Cyber Attack
    July 10, 2019
    https://www.northcoastjournal.com/NewsBlog/archives/2019/07/10/khsu-hit-by-cyber-attack
     
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    Monroe College Hit with Ransomware Attack
    All campuses are affected, with attackers demanding $2 million in Bitcoin in exchange for decryption keys
    July 11, 2019
    https://www.darkreading.com/attacks...ege-hit-with-ransomware-attack/d/d-id/1335221
    EXCLUSIVE: Monroe College hacked, $2 million in Bitcoin demanded as ransom
     
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    LooCipher: Can Encrypted Files Be Recovered From Hell?
    July 10, 2019
    https://www.fortinet.com/blog/threat-research/loocipher-can-encrypted-files-be-recovered.html
     
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    Exclusive – Malware researchers at Yoroi-Cybaze ZLab have released a free decryptor tool for the Loocipher Ransomware
    July 12, 2019
    https://securityaffairs.co/wordpress/88310/malware/loocipher-ransomware-decryptor.html
     
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    The Week in Ransomware - July 12th 2019 - Under Siege
    July 12, 2019
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/the-week-in-ransomware-july-12th-2019-under-siege/
     
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    Syracuse schools’ cyber attack is ransomware
    July 12, 2019
    https://www.syracuse.com/news/2019/07/syracuse-schools-cyber-attack-is-ransomware.html
     
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    County experiences major interruption in technical service
    July 12, 2019
    https://www.paysonroundup.com/news/...cle_e96e98b2-9d34-5198-b6b2-5515890bdfa7.html
     
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