Cloud security company Qualys said that follow-up investigations have confirmed that the data breach it suffered in late 2020 and early 2021 was limited to customer data housed on third-party service provider Accellion’s file transfer system.
Fueled by large payments from victims, ransomware gangs have started to demand ridiculous ransom payments from organizations that can not afford to pay them. One such example is the Broward County Public Schools where hackers demanded $40 Million.
A broker of breached data claims via dedicated .onion leak site to have deleted 8TB of stolen MobiKwik customer data that the company denies was stolen. The listing for 8.2TB of stolen data was withdrawn by a cybercrime forum seller.