As such, the group REvil was responsible for attacks on meat distribution company JBS and 200 other companies during 2021. The U.S. government requested support the opposite of Resistance, it is a threshold that crypto’s price doesn’t fall below. to Russia to find the people involved.
El Federal Security the term securities refers to a fungible and tradable financial instrument that carries a type of monetary value. Service (FSB) Russia, one of the leading domestic intelligence agencies, said it has captured the international hacking hacking is the process of using a computer to manipulate another computer or computer system in an unauthorized fashion. group known as REvil, which is listed as the main responsible for several attacks of type Ransomware ransomware is a type of malware used by hackers to steal or encrypt their victims’ files to extort them for a ransom in exchange for file decryption or restoration. of high-profile crimes perpetrated against U.S. companies and entities.
Russian authorities capture hacker group REvil
This was indicated by the FSB in a recently published statement, where they point out that they carried out a special operation which resulted in the capture of several members of the hacker group. The following day, the country’s authorities carried out the arrest of six other people allegedly involved.
Como tal, las alertas internacionales estaban especialmente encendidas tras el grupo de hackers REvil, as they were responsible for a series of attacks against several U.S.-based companies. Among them was the hijacking of data from JBS, a major local meat supplier, which was forced to pay a ransom of USD $11 million.
Subsequently, the group of criminals led a large-scale attack that ended up affecting about 200 U.S. companies, all through a security breach of the company. Kaseya based in Miami, through which they were able to extend their reach into the systems of the other affected entities. At the time, they demanded payment of some $70 million in funds. BTC.
The group also gained much more visibility after having a total of USD $1 million in funding. BTC on a public forum for Russian hackers, with the aim of recruiting people who could access the cache.
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This situation led the Biden administration to treat these threats as a priority. Ransomware, by assigning them a threat level similar to that of terrorist acts.
As such, Biden pointedly called on Putin and his administration to act accordingly and make greater efforts to put behind bars members of REvil, The hypothesis was that they were operating especially from Russia, coordinating attacks outside the country’s borders.
- REvil ransomware group attacks hundreds of companies worldwide, demands $70 million ransom in Bitcoin the biggest and most popular cryptocurrency in the world. It is a decentralized digital currency that enables users to make trustless peer-to-peer transactions.
- First U.S. sanctions cryptocurrency cryptocurrencies are digital currencies that use cryptographic technologies to secure their operation. exchange businesses that allow customers to trade cryptocurrencies for fiat money or other cryptocurrencies. for alleged links to ransomware attacks
- U.S.: Joe Biden administration accuses China of ransomware, crypto-piracy attacks
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