BOSTON (AP) – Cyber security teams worked feverishly on Sunday to contain the effects of the largest global ransomware attack ever, with some details being revealed about how the Russian-affiliated gang broke through the company whose software was the channel.
A member of the infamous REvil gang, best known for extorting $ 11 million from meat processor JBS after an attack on Memorial Day, infected thousands of victims in at least 17 countries on Friday, mostly through companies that operate IT – Remotely manage infrastructure for multiple customers. Cyber security researchers said. They reported ransom demands of up to $ 5 million.
#Scaling #details #massive #Kaseya #ransomware #attack #emerge