LockBit ransomware leaked online by angry developer

Someone has leaked the latest version of LockBit’s encryptor to the internet, and while at first it might seem like a data breach and theft, the ransomware operator’s public representative claims it’s actually the work of a disgruntled developer. A brand new Twitter account named Ali Qushji claimed their team hacked the servers of LockBit […]

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Even horse racing isn’t safe from ransomware now

It seems that even the sport of kings isn’t immune from ransomware (opens in new tab)after the New York Racing Association (NYRA) reported suffering an attack.  In a statement, the association said it discovered “suspicious network activity” in late June 2022 which had the markings of a potential cyberattack.  It moved quickly to disconnect all […]

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Ransomware gang threatens to expose one million sensitive medical records online

Ransomware operators Daixin Team are claiming to have stolen “more than a million records” from a U.S. healthcare organization, and are threatening to leak it all to the public.  It’s unclear whether this means a million affected patients, or a million pieces of sensitive information belonging to fewer patients, but whatever the case, the threat […]

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