Rain's weekly updates #35

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Did you know that Barracuda Sentinel uses artificial intelligence and deep integration with Office 365 to prevent any email impersonation attacks before they reach your mail server?

A cybercrime group named FIN6 is known for hacking retailers and stealing their payment card details from point-of-sale (POS) systems. Recently, they’ve changed their tactics and are now deploying ransomware on the infected networks.

The city of Greenville is about to go a couple days with limited computer access after they got hit with a ransomware attack.

The Garfield County was forced to pay a ransom to gain access to their data after a ransomware attack hit their computer systems.

Albany’s mayor sets the record on ransomware attack.

Ransomware attacks are becoming more targeted and designed to infect different sized organizations in specific industries and regions.

Genesse County in Michigan is still recovering from a ransomware attack. Officials have stated that this process turned out to be more difficult than expected and their systems are still down.

Three cybercriminals operated an extremely complex online fraud operation along with a massive malware botnet for nine years, made millions and millions of dollars, but it’s now over, all three of them are heading to prison.