BlackMatter ransomware attacks companies with revenues above $100 million

Recorded Future analysts have discovered a new hack group accompanying the BlackMatter ransomware that attacks large companies and combines the “best” features of the now defunct DarkSide and REvil. Researchers say the group is currently recruiting “partners” through announcements on hacker forums Exploit and XSS. Although any advertising related to ransomware has been banned on… Continue reading BlackMatter ransomware attacks companies with revenues above $100 million

FonixCrypter ransomware stopped working and published a key to decrypt data

The authors of the FonixCrypter ransomware announced that they had removed the source code of their malware and after this FonixCrypter stopped working. Along with this statement, they published a tool for decrypting files, instructions for it and a master key for malware. Therefore, former victims of the ransomware can now recover their data for… Continue reading FonixCrypter ransomware stopped working and published a key to decrypt data