FBI Warns of DoppelPaymer Ransomware Attack Surge

This Data Breach alert was published at 18.12.2020 16.22 on Data Breach Today.

Cybercriminals Are Using Phone Calls to Pressure Victims
The FBI is warning of increased activity – including disruption of a police dispatch system – by the operators of DoppelPaymer, a ransomware variant linked to high-profile attacks over the last several months. The cybercriminals also are calling victims to pressure them into paying ransoms.

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