DarkSide Ransomware Gang Says It Has Shut Down

Healthcare Info Security

Doug Olenick

The gang behind DarkSide ransomware, which U.S. authorities say was used in the attack against Colonial Pipeline Co., says it's closed its ransomware-as-a-service operation after losing access to part of its infrastructure.

In a message posted Thursday night to its "wall of shame" website, where it has previously leaked data from some attacks, the gang stated: "A couple of hours ago, we lost access to the public part of our infrastructure, in particular to the blog, payment server, CDN servers. At the moment, these servers cannot be accessed via SSH, and the hosting panels have been blocked," DarkSide wrote, according the security firm Intel471.

DarkSide apparently recently received...

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