Ransomware Attack in Spanish Radio Station and IT Company: Demanding 835,923 USD

BitPaymer Ransomware’s variant attacked Spanish’s IT provider: Spanish Radio Station hit by unknown attackers According to report, Spanish IT provider and radio station both are currently suffering from Ransomware attacks resulting in file encryption. Everis as NTT DATA Company which is described as MSP (Managed Services Provider) and Cadena SER are facing file encryption on their respected machine. For those who are not aware, Ransomware developer or hacker has targeted earlier list of high-profile companies and government agencies and this malicious activities is continue to grow Ransomware attack at alarming rate. Let’s start the discussion about Spain’s Ransomware attack in detail. Everis computer hit by Ransomware: Spanish IP provider & Radio station is targeted by hacker At the moment, Everis has not confirmed that their System attacked by Ransomware. But report says i.e., leaked image shared by Bleeping Computer that states that ransom note displayed on Everis’s computer seems to Read more

New Ransomware Variant DoppelPaymer Demanding 100 BTC Ransom

According to report, Cyber security researchers have discovered a new ransomware variant that is known as DoppelPaymer Ransomware. This new Ransomware virus have been working or infecting victims’ devices since mid-June and asked them to pay 100 BTC amount of ransom money or in USD. Furthermore, CrowdStrike has researched that the ransomware has deteted at least eight versions which has powerful data-locking capabilities as well as stealing of data with each successive variant. Let’s take have a look at DoppelPaymer Ransomware in detail. What is DoppelPaymer the Doppelganger Ransomware? DoppelPaymer Ransomware has been discovered by security researchers who states that the ransomware has at least eight version and each variants have extended malware’s capabilities. Moreover, researchers found some similarities when they take its name with another Ransomware i.e., BitPaymer Ransomware. Both the Ransomware variant uses similar source code. Let’s take have a look at statement of CrowdStrike which talks about Read more