Like Locky, new variants of Jaff ransomware continue to be distributed. Jaff leverages phishing emails and bears characteristics associated with other successful malware. While Jaff may not have garnered the level of attention WannaCry received, the techniques used in its distribution put it in an exclusive club; one whose recent membership includes both Dridex and Locky. Inception: May 2017; Attack vector: Spam Email
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