BlackByte executable leaves a ransom note in all directories where encryption occurs.
Ransomware Found in Critical Infrastructure Sectors
SIM Swapping Attacks Growing: FBI
Embedded Devices Vulnerable to Ransomware Attacks
Russian Cyber Alert Misses Mark For OT
The ransom note includes the .onion site that contains instructions for paying the ransom and receiving a decryption key. Some victims reported the actors used a known Microsoft Exchange Server vulnerability as a means of gaining access to their networks.
Incidents Caused by this Malware
- Ransomware Hits 49ers Football Team February 13, 2022: