Ransomware and Recent Variants

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    How We Enabled Ransomware to Become a Multibillion-Dollar Industry
    https://www.darkreading.com/risk/ho...a-multibillion-dollar-industry/a/d-id/1337101
     
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    Why city and state governments may be unprepared for ransomware attacks
    February 27, 2020
    https://www.techrepublic.com/articl...nts-may-be-unprepared-for-ransomware-attacks/
    IBM Survey: Only 38% of State and Local Government Employees Trained on Ransomware Prevention
     
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    Southern Manitoba child welfare authority back online following ransomware attack
    February 28, 2020
    https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/sfnnc-cyberattack-update-feb-2020-1.5476083
     
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    La Salle County: We're still open for business
    County dodges questions on financial exposure, payroll
    February 28, 2020
    https://www.newstrib.com/2020/02/28/la-salle-county-were-still-open-for-business/a4d2ain/
     
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    US Railroad Contractor Reports Data Breach After Ransomware Attack
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...-reports-data-breach-after-ransomware-attack/
     
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    The Week in Ransomware - February 28th 2020 - Data Leaks Everywhere
    February 29, 2020
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...are-february-28th-2020-data-leaks-everywhere/
     
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    8% of Maltese internet users have been infected by ransomware
    February 29, 2020
    https://www.maltatoday.com.mt/busin...ternet_users_have_been_infected_by_ransomware
     
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    Records reveal City of Cartersville paid ransomware attackers $380K
    February 29, 2020
    http://www.daily-tribune.com/storie...ersville-paid-ransomware-attackers-380k,24425
     
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    Datto Warns MSP Attacks Are ‘Skyrocketing’
    March 1,2020
    https://www.crn.com/news/managed-services/datto-warns-msp-attacks-are-skyrocketing-
     
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    New PwndLocker Ransomware Targeting U.S. Cities, Enterprises
    March 2, 2020
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...r-ransomware-targeting-us-cities-enterprises/
     
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    Legal services giant Epiq Global offline after ransomware attack
    March 3, 2020
    https://techcrunch.com/2020/03/02/epiq-global-ransomware/
     
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    Casinos in Las Vegas Hit by Suspected Ransomware Attack
    March 3, 2020
    https://www.cbronline.com/news/casino-ransomware-attack
     
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    District of Squamish hit by ransomware again
    March 4, 2020
    https://vancouversun.com/technology...ware/wcm/c949cea0-cd5d-4e42-8f35-eae1f5503e34
     
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    Spartanburg School District 1 hit with ransomware attack
    March 3, 2020
    https://www.goupstate.com/news/20200303/spartanburg-school-district-1-hit-with-ransomware-attack
     
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    Ryuk ransomware hits Fortune 500 company EMCOR
    March 5, 2020
    https://www.zdnet.com/article/ryuk-ransomware-hits-fortune-500-company-emcor/
     
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    PwndLocker Ransomware Gets Pwned: Decryption Now Available
    March 5, 2020
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...nsomware-gets-pwned-decryption-now-available/
    Emsisoft: PwndLocker ransomware decryption now available
     
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    Nunavut’s government has spent $5M to cope with November’s ransomware attack
    March 5, 2020
    https://www.arctictoday.com/nunavut...-5m-to-cope-with-novembers-ransomware-attack/
     
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    Defense contractor CPI knocked offline by ransomware attack
    March 5, 2020
    https://techcrunch.com/2020/03/05/cpi-ransomware-defense-contractor/
     
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    Evraz's Regina steel operations shut down due to ransomware attack
    Company issued a three-day layoff notice that takes effect Friday
    March 5, 2020
    https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/sask...shut-down-ransomware-attack-1.5487017?cmp=rss
     
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    Ransomware incidents should be treated as data breaches and immediately disclosed
    https://blog.emsisoft.com/en/35863/...d-as-data-breaches-and-immediately-disclosed/
     
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    Wool auctions back online after cyber attack brings down selling system
    https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-03-05/wool-auctions-back-online-after-cyber-attack/12029592
     
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    The Week in Ransomware - March 6th 2020 - Breaches Everywhere
    March 6, 2020
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...ansomware-march-6th-2020-breaches-everywhere/
     
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