One of the latest incarnations of Cerber will steal cryptocurrency and passwords from victims, providing an additional means of profit on top of the bitcoin ransom demands (between $300 and $600). Destruction Zone: United States, United Kingdom, Ireland, Canada, Singapore, South Africa, France, Italy, Japan, Chile, India, Australia, China, Germany, Malaysia, Greece, Sweden, Botswana, Turkey, Hungary, Spain, Norway, Serbia, and more
The worldwide Accellion #cyberattacks appear to have originated from the infamous Clop #ransomware gang. https://wbrt.io/2P5E1Ln
Our #BrightCloud Threat Intelligence associated the IP address of the SolarWind's Orion update with a botnet in the summer of last year.
A properly configured security tool using our #threatintelligence data would have blocked comms with the C&C server. https://wbrt.io/3aQsjv7