Weekly: The Colonial Pipeline Incident, BEC Gift Card Campaigns, and More!

Digital Shadows

ShadowTalk hosts Stefano, Chris, Kim, and Xue bring you the latest in threat intelligence. This week they cover:

  • Xue takes us through the Colonial Pipeline ransomware incident - DarkSide’s involvement and more
  • What does the attack on the Colonial Pipeline indicate for future cyber threats against critical infrastructure?
  • Chris dives into the BEC incident - what does it mean and what happened?
  • Kim discusses the Bulletproof Hosting indictment - what is the impact?

Get this week’s intelligence summary at: https://resources.digitalshadows.com/digitalshadows/weekly-intelligence-summary-14-may

***Resources from this week’s podcast***

Colonial Pipeline: https://www.fbi.gov/news/pressrel/press-releases/fbi-statement-on-compromise-of-colonial-pipeline-networks

DarkSide: https://www.digitalshadows.com/blog-and-research/darkside-the-new-ransomware-group-behind-highly-targeted-attacks/

Gift Card Scam: https://www.microsoft.com/security/blog/2021/05/06/business-email-compromise-campaign-targets-wide-range-of-orgs-with-gift-card-scam/

Bulletproof Hosting: https://www.justice.gov/opa/pr/four-individuals-plead-guilty-rico-conspiracy-involving-bulletproof-hosting-cybercriminals

Bitcoin Blog: https://www.digitalshadows.com/blog-and-research/bitcoin-and-alternative-cryptos-in-the-cybercriminal-underground/

Colonial Pipeline Blog: https://www.digitalshadows.com/blog-and-research/colonial-pipeline-ransomware-attack/

Vaccine Card Blog: https://www.digitalshadows.com/blog-and-research/how-cybercriminals-can-leverage-your-vaccination-card-selfie/

Mapping MITRE to Wannacry Blog: https://www.digitalshadows.com/blog-and-research/mapping-mitre-attck-to-the-wannacry-campaign/

Also, don’t forget to reach out to - shadowtalk@digitalshadows.com 

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