Initial bitcoin ransom payments asked for 2 bitcoins ($3,700). Destruction Zone: United States, United Kingdom, Australia, Canada, Ireland, France, Spain, Greece, Germany, Portugal, Poland, Belgium, Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, Japan, India, China, Russia, Mexico, New Zealand, 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