Tag: Ransomware

Ransomware EvilQuest attacks MacOS system and steals encrypted wallet related filesRansomware EvilQuest attacks MacOS system and steals encrypted wallet related files

K7 Lab security researcher Dinesh Devadoss said on Twitter that he discovered a new ransomware EvilQuest (OSX.ThiefQuest), which is mainly attached to pirated macOS software distributed on torrent sites and warez forums. In addition to encrypting the victim’s files, the ransomware also installed a keylogger to steal files related to

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University of California, USA, paid ransom attacker Netwalker $1.14 million in BitcoinUniversity of California, USA, paid ransom attacker Netwalker $1.14 million in Bitcoin

The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) paid $1.14 million in bitcoins to hackers after being attacked by ransomware this month. The Netwalker ransomware gang attacked the school network on June 1. UCSF is now assisting the U.S. FBI in its investigation, while working to restore all affected systems. The

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