Samsam Ransomware Infected Thousands of LabCorp Systems Via Brute Force RDP

LabCorp contained the attack within 50 minutes, says they’re at about 90-percent operational capacity It’s all over the news. Steve Ragan at CSO has the best “executive summary”: The Samsam ransomware attack on Labcorp, one of the largest clinical labs int he US, forced their systems offline, however they were able to contain the spread…

Bank’s 9,500+ Systems BRICKED to Hide Stealing 10 Million Dollars Via SWIFT

Banco De Chile (BDC)—that country’s largest financial institution— was victim to a cyber-attack that bricked a shocking 9,000 workstations and 500 servers. After the attackers bricked the devices they began covertly hide illegal transactions on the SWIFT network worth approximately $10million dollars and funneled off to international accounts in Hong Kong. Eduardo Ebensperger, BDC’s general…