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‘Ransomware group Conti works fourteen hours a day’

‘Ransomware group Conti works fourteen hours a day’

Ransomware group Conti is one of the most aggressive attackers in the industry. Between 2020 and 2022, the group claimed more than 850 victims, including enterprises and governments. Security company Group-IB analyzed Conti's modus operandi in a new report. Conti appeared on the radar in Februar... Read more

date10 days ago
’57 percent of all cybercrimes are scams’

’57 percent of all cybercrimes are scams’

Organized cybercrime is growing. Group-IB identified 390 professional scam groups in the past year, up 350 percent from 2020. Cybercriminals don't have to penetrate networks or endpoints to be successful. According to security research by Group-IB, scamming was the most common form of cybercrime... Read more

date1 month ago
European companies frequent targets of Initial Access Brokers

European companies frequent targets of Initial Access Brokers

Initial Access Brokers (IABs) are a growing threat to businesses, according to research by Group-IB. These IABs find vulnerable companies and sell access to other cybercriminals. It makes the work of ransomware operators easier. As a result, the number of ransomware attacks is also increasing. We s... Read more

date6 months ago
A foot in the door is increasingly marketable: initial access grows

A foot in the door is increasingly marketable: initial access grows

The market for initial access is growing at an alarming rate. A side effect of the ransomware explosion of the past year, Group-IB concludes based on a new study. The initial access market entails trade in ready-to-use vulnerabilities for access to corporate environments. Group-IB research shows... Read more

date7 months ago