Volcano Demon Ransomware Group Rings Its Victims To Extort Money

Volcano Demon Ransomware Group Rings Its Victims To Extort Money

What’s happening? Security researchers have warned that a new ransomware group has taken an unusual twist on the traditional method of extorting money from its corporate victims. So what’s different this time? Whereas many ransomware attacks see a company’s company’s data exfiltrated by attackers, and the threat made that stolen data will be sold to other cybercriminals or released to the public, the Volcano Demon gang… Sorry, excuse me? Volcano Demon? Yes, that’s the name of the ransomware gang. Can I continue? Sure. Go ahead. What are they doing? As I was saying… the Volcano Demon group…

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