Ransomware and Recent Variants

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    Ransomware attackers demand almost $5,000 from Foxborough school amid weekslong network shutdown
    November 4, 2019
    https://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2...rk-shutdown/RekQZXXFn6L1sRx5lvMmLL/story.html
     
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    Ransomware attack targets Mississippi school district
    November 5, 2019
    https://eu.clarionledger.com/story/...trict-mississippi-internet-safety/4164970002/
     
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    New Megacortex Ransomware Changes Windows Passwords, Threatens to Publish Data
    November 5, 2019
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...-windows-passwords-threatens-to-publish-data/
     
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    The National Guard’s new job? Dealing with ransomware
    November 5, 2019
    https://www.fifthdomain.com/dod/2019/11/05/the-national-guards-new-job-dealing-with-ransomware/
     
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    Inside the FBI's quiet 'ransomware summit'
    November 6, 2019
    https://www.cyberscoop.com/fbi-ransomware-summit/
     
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    Watertown school system hit by hackers
    November 6, 2019
    https://www.wfsb.com/news/watertown...cle_d1387b76-00d1-11ea-9195-936280ea9249.html
     
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    Buran ransomware detailed, found to be based on VegaLocker
    November 7, 2019
    https://www.scmagazine.com/home/sec...are-detailed-found-to-be-based-on-vegalocker/
    Mcafee: Buran Ransomware; the Evolution of VegaLocker
     
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    ConnectWise warns of ongoing ransomware attacks targeting its customers
    Hackers are trying to break into on-premise ConnectWise Automate systems and install ransomware on customer networks
    November 8, 2019

    https://www.zdnet.com/article/conne...g-ransomware-attacks-targeting-its-customers/
     
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    QuikSilver and Billabong Affected by Ransomware Attack
    November 8, 2019
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...-and-billabong-affected-by-ransomware-attack/
     
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    The Week in Ransomware - November 8th 2019 - Now Targeting Passwords
    November 8, 2019
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...re-november-8th-2019-now-targeting-passwords/
     
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    Wood County Schools investigating ransomware attack
    November 8, 2019
    https://www.wtap.com/content/news/W...gating-possible-computer-virus-564620841.html
     
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    Major ASP.NET hosting provider infected by ransomware
    SmarterASP.NET, a company with more than 440,000 customers, said it's been hit by ransomware over the weekend
    November 10, 2019
    https://www.zdnet.com/article/major-asp-net-hosting-provider-infected-by-ransomware/
     
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    If it sounds too good to be true, it most likely is: Nobody can decrypt the Dharma ransomware
    Not even data recovery companies
    November 11, 2019
    https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/11/dharma_decryption_promises_data_recovery/
     
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    Sodinokibi Ransomware Targeting Asia via the RIG Exploit Kit
    November 11, 2019
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...mware-targeting-asia-via-the-rig-exploit-kit/
     
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    Ransomware attack at Mexico's Pemex halts work, threatens to cripple computers
    November 12, 2019
    https://uk.reuters.com/article/uk-m...-threatens-to-cripple-computers-idUKKBN1XM045
     
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    Mexico's Pemex Oil Suffers Ransomware Attack, $4.9 Million Demanded
    November 12, 2019
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...uffers-ransomware-attack-49-million-demanded/
     
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    This unusual new ransomware is going after servers
    PureLocker ransomware appears to have links to some of the most prolific cyber criminal operations active in the world today
    November 12, 2019

    https://www.zdnet.com/article/this-unusual-new-ransomware-is-going-after-servers/
    Intezer: PureLocker: New Ransomware-as-a-Service Being Used in Targeted Attacks Against Servers
     
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    Baltimore Committee Digs for Answers on Ransomware Attack
    November 11, 2019
    https://www.govtech.com/security/Baltimore-Committee-Digs-for-Answers-on-Ransomware-Attack.html
     
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    PNGISD technology held for ransom
    November 12, 2019
    https://www.panews.com/2019/11/12/p...forensic-cyber-security-specialists-involved/
     
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    Rockford Public Schools release details about ‘ransomware’ attack
    November 13, 2019
    https://www.mystateline.com/news/lo...ools-release-details-about-ransomware-attack/
     
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    Strange AnteFrigus Ransomware Only Targets Specific Drives
    November 13, 2019
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...igus-ransomware-only-targets-specific-drives/
     
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    Mexico's Pemex won't pay ransom after cyberattack: energy minister
    November 13, 2019
    https://www.reuters.com/article/us-...ter-cyberattack-energy-minister-idUSKBN1XN2J3
     
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    Indiana school district recovering from ransomware attack
    November 14, 2019
    https://apnews.com/099cb754e7a744629f23ededcadf7cb2
     
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    Mexican minister says Pemex oil firm unaffected by cyberattack, workers disagree
    November 15, 2019
    https://www.reuters.com/article/us-...ttack-workers-disagree-idUSKBN1XP02D?rpc=401&
     
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    New NextCry Ransomware Encrypts Data on NextCloud Linux Servers
    November 15, 2019
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...are-encrypts-data-on-nextcloud-linux-servers/
     
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