[HackerNews] Feds Reportedly Hacked REvil Ransomware Group and Forced it Offline

The Russian-led REvil ransomware gang was felled by an active multi-country law enforcement operation that resulted in its infrastructure being hacked and taken offline for a second time earlier this week, in what’s the latest action taken by governments to disrupt the lucrative ecosystem.
The takedown was first reported by Reuters, quoting multiple private-sector cyber experts working with the

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[TheRecord] GAO says confusion over responsibilities has left schools vulnerable to cyber attacks

Confusion over which government department or agency is responsible for protecting school networks against cyber attacks has left the nation’s K-12 institutions especially vulnerable to ransomware, according to a new report from the Government Accountability Office. After speaking with officials from schools across the country, the GAO said that they found officials were uniformly unclear […]

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[SANS ISC] ISC Stormcast For Monday, June 14th, 2021 https://isc.sans.edu/podcastdetail.html?id=7540, (Mon, Jun 14th)

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[ThreatPost] What Are Your Top Cloud Security Challenges? Threatpost Poll

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