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REvil hackers` storm of arrests

REvil hackers` storm of arrests

It seems like global society has decided to go after ransomware criminals with full force. This year brought the most headlines on the subject. Law enforcement agencies around the world conducted several arrests connected to this particular criminal ecosystem. And this time one of the REvil hackers Yaroslav Vasinskyi, 22, awaits his extradition to the US in Poland. Ukrainian REvil …

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REvil hacker Yevgeniy Polyanin on the FBI wanted list

REvil hacker Yevgeniy Polyanin on the FBI wanted list

On Monday, November 8, 2021 United States Department of Justice announced charges against two foreign nationals Russian Yevgeniy Polyanin and Ukrainian Yaroslav Vasinskyi. They reportedly deployed Sodinokibi/REvil ransomware to attack government entities and businesses in the United States. REvil hacker appeared on the FBI wanted list According to the indictment Yevgeniy Polyanin, 28, a Russian national conducted Sodinokibi/REvil ransomware attacks …

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Desorden stole 60 GB data from Acer

Desorden stole 60 GB data from Acer

Acer is the sixth-largest multinational hardware and electronics corporation specializing in advanced electronics technology. Its market share is roughly 6% of all global sales. The company reported a total revenue of about $3 billion in Q4 2020. So it’s no wonder REvil demanded an unbelievable sum of $50 million ransom payment last March, this year. Taiwanese company suffered yet another …

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