Conti Ransomware

While Conti is considered a ransomware-as-a-service (RaaS) model ransomware variant, there is variation in its structure that differentiates it from a typical affiliate model. It is likely that Conti developers pay the deployer’s of the ransomware a wage rather...

OSN August 24, 2021

Title: A Phishing Attack Exposes Medical Information for 12,000 Patients at Revere Health Date Published: August 23, 2021 https://www.thespectrum.com/story/news/2021/08/23/phishing-attack-exposes-information-12-000-patients-st-george/8214230002/ Excerpt: “A healthcare...

OSN August 9, 2021

Title: Synology Warns of Malware Infecting NAS Devices with Ransomware Date Published:  August 9, 2021 https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/synology-warns-of-malware-infecting-nas-devices-with-ransomware/ Excerpt:  “Taiwan-based NAS maker Synology has warned...

OSN July 30, 2021

Title: Doppelpaymer Ransomware Gang Rebrands as the Grief Group Date Published: July 29, 2021 https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/doppelpaymer-ransomware-gang-rebrands-as-the-grief-group/ Excerpt: “After a period of little to no activity, the DoppelPaymer...

OSN July 29, 2021

Title: Reboot of PunkSpider Tool at DEF CON Stirs Debate Date Published: July 28, 2021 Reboot of PunkSpider Tool at DEF CON Stirs Debate Excerpt: “Researchers will release a reboot of a controversial tool that crawls the web to identify back-end vulnerabilities in...