FBI blames REvil gang for JBS ransomware hack as global meat supplier gets back to work
REvil, also called Sodinokibi, is an infamous hacking group perhaps best known for launching digital extortion attacks against Apple.
Ransomware demands up by 43% so far in 2021, Coveware says
This could spell trouble for victims trying to avoid paying out ransoms.
Beazley: Ransomware claims more than doubled in the last year
These figures come as insurers continue to assess whether to pay the extortion fees that hackers impose on their clients.
Travelex says ransomware recovery is underway two weeks after global blackout
Whether the currency-exchange company paid the ransom remains unclear.
Sodinokibi ransomware plagues Travelex currency exchange as investigation continues
The company's website was still offline at press time.