# SANS ISC

# threatpost.com

# Reddit netsec

# Krebs On Security

  • DarkSide Ransomware Gang Quits After Servers, Bitcoin Stash Seized Fri, 14 May 2021 15:44:45 +0000
    The DarkSide ransomware affiliate program responsible for the six-day outage at Colonial Pipeline this week that led to fuel shortages and price spikes across the country is running for the hills. The crime gang announced it was closing up shop after its servers were seized and someone drained funds from an account the group uses to pay affiliates.
  • Microsoft Patch Tuesday, May 2021 Edition Tue, 11 May 2021 20:28:19 +0000
    Microsoft today released fixes to plug at least 55 security holes in its Windows operating systems and other software. Four of these weaknesses can be exploited by malware and malcontents to seize complete, remote control over vulnerable systems without any help from users. On deck this month are patches to quash a wormable flaw, a creepy wireless bug, and yet another reason to call for the death of Microsoft's Internet Explorer (IE) web browser.
  • A Closer Look at the DarkSide Ransomware Gang Tue, 11 May 2021 16:37:30 +0000
    The FBI confirmed this week that a relatively new ransomware group known as DarkSide is responsible for an attack that caused Colonial Pipeline to shut down 5,550 miles of pipe, stranding countless barrels of gasoline, diesel and jet fuel on the Gulf Coast. Here's a closer look at the DarkSide cybercrime gang, as seen through their negotiations with a recent U.S. victim that earns $15 billion in annual revenue.

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