[Heads Up] DarkSide: Sophisticated New Customized Ransomware Strain Demands Millions Of Dollars

By August 23, 2020Cyber Security

Breaking News: A new ransomware operation named DarkSide began attacking organizations earlier this month with customized attacks that have already earned them million-dollar payouts. But here is the clincher: When performing attacks, DarkSide will create a customized ransomware executable for the specific company they are attacking.

Our friends at Bleepingcomputer said: “Starting around August 10th, 2020, the new ransomware operation began performing targeted attacks against numerous companies. After not finding a “product” that suited their needs, they decided to launch their own operation.

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