FBI Seizes Bitcoin Worth More Than $2.2 Million From Ransomware Affiliate

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has seized bitcoin worth more than $2.2 million tied to ransomware payments. The cryptocurrency allegedly belongs to an affiliate of Gandcrab and Revil/Sodinokibi ransomware. US Seizes Bitcoin Worth Over $2 Million The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has seized almost 40 bitcoins from a Russian resident tied to Revil … Read moreFBI Seizes Bitcoin Worth More Than $2.2 Million From Ransomware Affiliate

Has the Latest DarkSide’s Ransomware Been the Result of a Miscalculated Risk?

Over the course of this year, DarkSide, a group of Russian hackers got the attention of the U.S. Department of State. In May 2021, DarkSide was responsible for a ransomware attack on Colonial Pipeline, extorting $5M for not leaking data they had on the Pipeline’s network. This is considered to be one of the major … Read moreHas the Latest DarkSide’s Ransomware Been the Result of a Miscalculated Risk?