Ransomware actor 'Aleks' says resentment fueled his career choice

by • 2 years ago

Researchers for Cisco's Talos Intelligence Group talked to a user of the LockBit malware, who revealed a few tricks of the trade and why he turned to cybercrime.

Schools remain 'easy target' for ransomware as Maze targets big K-12 systems

by • 2 years ago

There's a "special place in hell" for ransomware actors who go after schools during the start to a chaotic academic year, one analyst told StateScoop.

North Dakota government fiber provider hit by ransomware

by • 2 years ago

Dakota Carrier Network, which supports the state's government broadband network, was the victim of an attack that exposed files including a photo of a rock icon.

'Maze' group behind Pensacola ransomware published city files online

by • 3 years ago

The hackers behind a Dec. 7 cyberattack posted 2 gigabytes of stolen city files, which they say is but a fraction of what they stole.