Expert Insight On DoppelPaymer Ransomware Launches Site To Post Victim’s Data

In response to recent Bleeping Computer reports that the operators of the DoppelPaymer Ransomware have launched a site that will be used to extort victims who do not pay a ransom and publish any files that were stolen before computers were encrypted, cybersecurity expert offers perspective.


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Erich Kron, Security Awareness Advocate,  KnowBe4
February 26, 2020
It is absolutely critical that organizations train their users to be able to spot and report these types of attacks quickly.
This is another example of how much ransomware has changed as a threat. No longer does having a good backup protect organizations from these attacks, the issue of data leakage and a subsequent breach, in addition to the denial of service caused by ransomware. This new factor has really changed how organizations need to protect themselves against these threats. In the past, simply being able to re ....
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