Jigsaw ransomware, named for the iconic character from the Saw film franchise, distributes via spam email and deletes a victim’s files every hour and each time the infection process starts until the ransom is paid. Inception: April 2016; 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