FBI Warns of OnePercent Group Ransomware in New Flash Alert

Health IT Security

Jill McKeon

The FBI issued a flash alert warning organizations about OnePercent Group, a hacker organization that deploys ransomware through phishing emails. The group has been a known threat since November 2020.

The ransomware group infects networks with the IcedID1 banking trojan using Cobalt Strike and moves laterally throughout the network with PowerShell remoting.

OnePercent Group tend to execute extortion tactics over telephone and email, threatening to release stolen data unless a ransom is paid. The group consistently begins its attack with a warning and a partial data leak to encourage the victim to pay the ransom. OnePercent Group leaks stolen data...

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