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 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 1, 2021

Title: Printnightmare 0-Day Can Be Used to Take Over Windows Domain Controllers Date Published: July 1, 2021 PrintNightmare 0-day can be used to take over Windows domain controllers Excerpt: “In June, Microsoft patched a vulnerability in the Windows Print Spooler that...

OSN June 17, 2021

Title: Smoking Out a DARKSIDE Affiliate’s Supply Chain Software Compromise Date Published: June 16, 2021 https://www.fireeye.com/blog/threat-research/2021/06/darkside-affiliate-supply-chain-software-compromise.html Excerpt: “The intrusion that is detailed in this post...