Lazarus hackers deploy ransomware, steal data using MATA malware

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A recently discovered malware framework known as MATA and linked to the North Korean-backed hacking group known as Lazarus was used in attacks targeting corporate entities from multiple countries since April 2018 for ransomware deployment and data theft. Among the targeted countries, security researchers with Kaspersky Lab’s Global Research and Analysis Team (GReAT) who spotted MATA mentioned Poland,… Read more »

IT giant Cognizant confirms data breach after ransomware attack

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In a series of data breach notifications, IT services giant Cognizant has stated that unencrypted data was most likely accessed and stolen during an April Maze Ransomware attack. Cognizant is one of the largest IT managed services company in the world with close to 300,000 employees and over $15 billion in revenue. As a managed service provider… Read more »

Healthcare giant Magellan Health hit by ransomware attack

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Fortune 500 company Magellan Health Inc announced today that it was the victim of a ransomware attack on April 11, 2020, which led to the theft of personal information from one of its corporate servers. Magellan Health is a for-profit managed health care and insurance firm that ranks 417 on the Fortune 500 list of the largest US corporations by total revenue. Magellan’s customers include… Read more »