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This threat advisory provides analysis by Radware’s Emergency Response Team (ERT) of the ransomware campaign that broke out on October 24, 2017 and is impacting organizations across Eastern Europe.
Researchers claim to have discovered a new Internet of Things (IoT) botnet named Reaper, which is currently self-propagating.
Over the last few days Radware’s Emergency Response Team (ERT) has been tracking a number of RDoS (DDoS for Ransom) campaigns from groups claiming to be the Armada Collective and XMR Squad.
Over the last week, Radware’s Emergency Response Team (ERT) has been tracking a DDoS-for-ransom campaign (RDoS) from a group claiming to be Phantom Squad, a group that made public threats to DDoS Steam, Xbox Live and PlayStation Network in December of 2015.
Since 2015, the Radware Malware Research Team has been following CodeFork - a group of hackers who recently launched a new campaign with updated malware tools and infection techniques. This group distributes malware to be utilized across a number of use cases. The new campaign features advanced file-less evasion and persistence techniques, as well as a new module that mines Monero cryptocurrency.
There is nothing new about DDoS attacks against the gaming industry and over the last several weeks there have been a number of assaults launched against a handful of gaming companies.
On June 27, 2017, a global ransomware campaign targeting computers around the world with a new ransomware variant referred to as NotPetya.