Ransomware and Recent Variants

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    The Week in Ransomware - May 1st 2020 - Banishing the Shade
    May 1, 2020
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...-ransomware-may-1st-2020-banishing-the-shade/
     
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    Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council says '90%' of IT systems running again after cyber attack
    May 2, 2020
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    Sodinokibi, Ryuk ransomware drive up average ransom to $111,000
    May 2, 2020
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...ansomware-drive-up-average-ransom-to-111-000/
    Coveware: Ransomware Payments Increase In Evolving Distribution of Enterprise Ransomware Variants
     
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    Taiwan's CPC suffers malware attack, experiences system outage
    April 4, 2020
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    New VCrypt Ransomware locks files in password-protected 7ZIPs
    May 4, 2020
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...ware-locks-files-in-password-protected-7zips/
     
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    Europe’s Largest Private Hospital Operator Fresenius Hit by Ransomware
     
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    No reprieve for health care orgs as ransomware hits hospital operator, plastic surgeons
    May 6, 2020
    https://www.scmagazine.com/home/sec...ware-hits-hospital-operator-plastic-surgeons/
     
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    GoGoogle Decryption Tool
    May 7, 2020
    https://labs.bitdefender.com/2020/05/gogoogle-decryption-tool/
    Download: https://labs.bitdefender.com/wp-content/uploads/downloads/gogoogle-decryptor/
     
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    Cognizant expects to lose between $50m and $70m following ransomware attack
    May 8, 2020
    https://www.zdnet.com/article/cogni...ween-50m-and-70m-following-ransomware-attack/
     
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    What one cybersecurity company has learned from responding to Maze ransomware
    May 8, 2020
    https://www.cyberscoop.com/maze-ransomware-mandiant-lessons-learned/
    FireEye: Navigating the MAZE: Tactics, Techniques and Procedures Associated With MAZE Ransomware Incidents
     
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    Threat Brief: Maze Ransomware Group
    May 8, 2020
    https://unit42.paloaltonetworks.com/threat-brief-maze-ransomware-group/
     
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    The Week in Ransomware - May 8th 2020 - Attacks Continue
    May 8, 2020
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/the-week-in-ransomware-may-8th-2020-attacks-continue/
     
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    Texas Says Court System Was Subject to Ransomware Attack
    May 11, 2020
    https://www.bnnbloomberg.ca/texas-says-court-system-was-subject-to-ransomware-attack-1.1434566
    Hackers Target Texas Courts in Ransomware Attack
     
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    Package delivery giant Pitney Bowes confirms second ransomware attack in 7 months
    Pitney Bowes network infected with Maze ransomware, after the company hot hit by the Ryuk gang in October last year
    May 11, 2020

    https://www.zdnet.com/article/packa...onfirms-second-ransomware-attack-in-7-months/
     
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    Ransomware Hit ATM Giant Diebold Nixdorf
    May 11, 2020
    https://krebsonsecurity.com/2020/05/ransomware-hit-atm-giant-diebold-nixdorf/
     
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    The state of ransomware 2020
    5,000 IT managers from 26 countries share their experiences
    May 12, 2020

    https://news.sophos.com/en-us/2020/05/12/the-state-of-ransomware-2020/
    Sophos: "The State of Ransomware 2020" (PDF): https://www.sophos.com/en-us/medialibrary/Gated-Assets/white-papers/sophos-the-state-of-ransomware-2020-wp.pdf
     
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    Texas Courts Won’t Pay Up in Ransomware Attack
     
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    ProLock Ransomware teams up with QakBot trojan for network access
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...ams-up-with-qakbot-trojan-for-network-access/
     
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    N.J. town’s computers target of ransomware attack, mayor says. Town’s website knocked offline
    May 14, 2020
    https://www.nj.com/somerset/2020/05...mayor-says-towns-website-knocked-offline.html
     
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    BlueScope Steel hit by cyber attack causing worldwide system shutdown of operations
    https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-05...r-attack-shut-down-kembla-ransomware/12251316
     
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    MyBudget blames ransomware hack for system outage affecting thousands of customers
    https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-05...e-for-system-outage-amid-coronavirus/12252316
     
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    Transportation agency hacked in 2nd Texas government attack
    May 17, 2020
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/a...gency-hacked-2nd-Texas-government-attack.html
     
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    FBI warns of ProLock ransomware decryptor not working properly
    May 18, 2020
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...ck-ransomware-decryptor-not-working-properly/
     
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    Anglo-Eastern suffers ransomware attack
    May 18, 2020
    https://splash247.com/anglo-eastern-suffers-ransomware-attack/
     
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