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Ransomware attacks targeted the Barbie producer

Ransomware attacks targeted Toymaker Mattel Inc., the company that produces Barbie dolls and also the Hot Wheels cars. The company disclosed the information and mentioned it managed to reject the attack. Encrypted data in the attack According to the…
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Hackers published at least 300 Finnish patient records

The attackers had published the patient records, including names and contact information. Thus, according to the private Finnish psychotherapy center, the attackers used the anonymous Tor communication software. Patient records exposure determined an emergency meeting…
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Microsoft disrupted TrickBot ahead of US elections

Microsoft disrupted TrickBot and for this it joined its forces with telecomunications providers around the world. Thus, huge companies joined Microsoft’s effort: Black Lotus Labs, ESET, FS-ISAC (Financial Services Information Sharing and Analysis Center), and…
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Ransomware attack affects the COVID-19 Vaccine Trials

A ransomware attack affects the trials for the COVID-19 Vaccine, as it hit eResearchTechnology (ERT). The company offers clinical services and also builds software for the biomedical industry. As many companies involved in the Coronavirus research worldwide use its…
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Some ransomware groups avoid health organizations

Some ransomware groups said that they avoid health organizations during the Coronavirus pandemic. The operators replied BleepingComputer’s questions about their intentions to attack health and medical organizations. CLOP stays away The operators behind CLOP…