Ransomware attacks are now targeting industrial control systems

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    Ransomware attacks are now targeting industrial control systems
    ..."deeply concerning evolution" in malware
    February 4, 2020
    https://www.zdnet.com/article/ransomware-attacks-are-now-targeting-industrial-control-systems/
    Dragos: EKANS Ransomware and ICS Operations
     
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    New Snake Ransomware Targets ICS Processes
    January 28, 2020
    https://www.securityweek.com/new-snake-ransomware-targets-ics-processes
    SentinelLabs: New Snake Ransomware Adds Itself to the Increasing Collection of Golang Crimeware
     
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    US natural gas operator shuts down for 2 days after being infected by ransomware
    Infection spread to site's OT network that monitors and controls physical processes
    February 19, 2020

    https://arstechnica.com/information...huts-down-us-natural-gas-operator-for-2-days/
     
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    Could this attack signal the future of ransomware?
    February 19, 2020
    https://www.fifthdomain.com/home/2020/02/19/could-this-attack-signal-the-future-of-ransomware/
     
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    Assessment of Ransomware Event at U.S. Pipeline Operator
    February 19, 2020
    https://dragos.com/blog/industry-news/assessment-of-ransomware-event-at-u-s-pipeline-operator/
     
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    Threat Assessment: EKANS Ransomware
    June 26, 2020
    https://unit42.paloaltonetworks.com/threat-assessment-ekans-ransomware/
     
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    This is how EKANS ransomware is targeting industrial control systems
    New samples of the ransomware reveal the techniques used to attack critical ICS systems
    July 2, 2020

    https://www.zdnet.com/article/this-is-how-ekans-ransomware-is-targeting-industrial-control-systems/
    Fortinet: EKANS Ransomware Targeting OT ICS Systems
     
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    ICS-Targeting Snake Ransomware Isolates Infected Systems Before Encryption
    July 3, 2020
    https://www.securityweek.com/ics-targeting-snake-ransomware-isolates-infected-systems-encryption
     
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    Seven Ransomware Families Target Industrial Software
    July 16, 2020
    https://www.securityweek.com/seven-ransomware-families-target-industrial-software
    FireEye: Financially Motivated Actors Are Expanding Access Into OT: Analysis of Kill Lists That Include OT Processes Used With Seven Malware Families
     
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    University Project Tracks Ransomware Attacks on Critical Infrastructure
    September 12, 2020
    https://www.securityweek.com/university-project-tracks-ransomware-attacks-critical-infrastructure
    Critical Infrastructure Ransomware Attacks
     
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    Manufacturing is becoming a major target for ransomware attacks
    November 13, 2020
    https://www.zdnet.com/article/manufacturing-is-becoming-a-major-target-for-ransomware-attacks/
    Dragos: ICS Threat Activity on the Rise in Manufacturing Sector
     
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    Industrial Control Systems Ripe Targets for Ransomware Attacks
    December 18, 2020
    https://www.securityweek.com/industrial-control-systems-ripe-targets-ransomware
    Dragos: Ransomware in ICS Environments
    (PDF): https://f.hubspotusercontent10.net/hubfs/5943619/Whitepaper-Downloads/Ransomware_in_ICS_Environments_Whitepaper_10_12_20.pdf
     
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