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Japanese tech giant Olympus fell victim to BlackMatter ransomware

The manufacturer of optics, photographic equipment and high-quality optical equipment, the Japanese company Olympus, announced a cyber incident affecting the computer networks of its...

Linux version of BlackMatter ransomware targets VMware ESXi servers

A cybersecurity researcher at MalwareHunterTeam discovered Linux ELF64 ransomware by the BlackMatter ransomware group, specifically designed to attack VMware ESXi servers. Since the VMware ESXi...

BlackMatter: We have occupied a niche that was empty after DarkSide, so success is inevitable

After the infamous cyber ransomware group DarkSide scrapped its operations last month, a new group, BlackMatter, has emerged, claiming to be the successor to DarkSide and...

Is BlackMatter the new name for the DarkSide faction?

Is BlackMatter the new name for the DarkSide faction? The cryptographic algorithms used in the tool to decrypt files encrypted by the recently emerging cyber...

Darkside and REvil have an heir

A new cyber ransomware group entered the cybercriminal arena this week, claiming that it is the successor to the now- infamous and now-defunct Darkside...