Ransomware Gangs threaten to sell or publish Victims' Data if Not Paid

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  1. hawki

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    "Russian hacker group REvil claims massive attack on televangelist Kenneth Copeland...and threatens to release 1.2 terrabytes of 'sensitive' data if he refuses to pay their ransom

    REvil on Wednesday claimed it had attacked Kenneth Copeland Ministries

    Hacker group demanded unspecified ransom for return of ministry's data

    Copeland is a prominent televangelist with a net worth of at least $300 million..."

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/ar...ve-attack-televangelist-Kenneth-Copeland.html
     
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    Hackers threaten to publish data from attack on legal services firm
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    IIoT chip maker Advantech hit by ransomware, $12.5 million ransom
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    Update (November 30, 2020):
     
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    Metro Vancouver’s transit system hit by ransomware attack
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    Largest global staffing agency Randstad hit by Egregor ransomware
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    Embraer suffers hacker attack and says it does not know the extent of the damage
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    Hackers leak data from Embraer, world's third-largest airplane maker
    The Brazilian company was the victim of a ransomware attack last month, in November
    December 7, 2020

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    Foxconn electronics giant hit by ransomware, $34 million ransom
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    Update (December 8, 2020):
     
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    85,000 MySQL Servers Hit in Active Ransomware Campaign
    Attackers pressure victims into paying ransom by publishing and offering for sale data stolen in a campaign that dates back to January
    December 10, 2020

    https://www.darkreading.com/threat-...-in-active-ransomware-campaign/d/d-id/1339673
    Guardicore: PLEASE_READ_ME: The Opportunistic Ransomware Devastating MySQL Servers
     
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    Intel's Habana Labs hacked by Pay2Key ransomware, data stolen
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    Flavors designer Symrise halts production after Clop ransomware attack
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    TSYS staff in Belfast and Derry told personal data at risk after ransomware attack
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    Report: Hacker attack on Funke media group
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    Home appliance giant Whirlpool hit in Nefilim ransomware attack

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    Hackers publish client data stripped from Auckland financial services company on dark web
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