Ransomware Groups Team Up, as Hackers Shift into Cloud Operations

Health IT Security

Jessica Davis

Hackers are teaming up with other cybercriminals to increase the impact of attacks and to take advantage of troves of stolen data. Trend Micro and Intel 471 found ransomware groups are teaming up with lesser-known actors, while others are shifting operations to cloud-based services and technologies to increase the monetization of their hacking efforts.

Throughout the year—and in response to the global COVID-19 crisis, hackers have steadily worked to take advantage of the new threat landscape provided by the rapid adoption of remote technologies and heightened fears amid the pandemic.

Microsoft previously warned...

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