REvil ransomware shut down again, says reports

REvil, a notorious hacking outfit known for extorting companies for millions of dollars and selling data on the dark web when it doesn’t get its way, has reportedly shut down…

REvil Ransomware universal decryptor key leaked

  Bitdefender researchers have published a free master decryptor for the REvil ransomware operation, which victims may use to restore their files for free.   On July 2nd, the REvil…

Kaseya’s universal REvil decryption key leaked: Report

The universal decryption key for REvil’s attack on Kaseya’s clients has been leaked on hacker forums, allowing researchers to see the mystery key for the first time.   The REvil…

Google Chrome won’t show secure website indicators: Report

BleepingComputer reported that Google Chrome will no longer display whether a website is secure, instead only would notify when you visit an insecure site.   Google has been making a focused…

DarkSide ransomware gang is back as BlackMatter operation

The notorious DarkSide ransomware gang has been relaunched as a new BlackMatter ransomware operation, according to encryption algorithms discovered in a decryptor, and is aggressively attacking corporate organizations.   International…

Haron and BlackMatter ransomware groups appeared on hacker forum

Two new ransomware-as-a-service (RaaS) programs have emerged on the threat radar this month, one of which claims to be a successor to DarkSide and REvil, the two infamous ransomware organizations…

Signal fixed an old bug that sent random images to wrong contacts

Signal has fixed a bug in its Android app that caused random images to be sent to contacts in some cases.   The bug was first reported in December 2020;…

Kaseya obtained a universal decryptor for REvil ransomware attack

The REvil ransomware gang launched a massive supply chain attack against the cloud-based managed service provider platform Kaseya earlier this month, affecting both other MSPs using its VSA software and…

Amazon rolls out Ring end-to-end encryption globally

Amazon-owned Ring to roll out End-to-End Encryption based videos in compatible devices worldwide.   On 13th Jan 2021, Ring announced the launch of End-to-End Encryption in technical preview for US…

REvil ransomware gang’s websites shut down: Report

The REvil ransomware operation’s infrastructure and websites have unexpectedly vanished from the dark web, leading to speculation that the criminal operation has been shut down.   REvil, or Sodinokibi, is…