Weekly: FunnyDream, Ragnar Locker on Facebook, and Egregor Ransom Notes

November 20, 2020 Digital Shadows

ShadowTalk hosts Kacey, Alec, and Charles, bring you the latest in threat intelligence. This week they cover:

  • New Chinese APT group, FunnyDream, conducts a sophisticated cyber espionage campaign targeting SE Asian government entities.
  • Ransomware operators want to be heard - Ragnar Locker turns to Facebook and Egregor begins printing ransom notes
  • Is Egregor the new Maze? Let's unpack this.
  • Plus, the team talks about their favorite Thanksgiving dish, plus a side of football

Get this week’s intelligence summary at: https://resources.digitalshadows.com/digitalshadows/weekly-intelligence-summary-20-november

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

FunnyDream: https://www.bitdefender.com/files/News/CaseStudies/study/379/Bitdefender-Whitepaper-Chinese-APT.pdf

Ragnar Locker: https://krebsonsecurity.com/2020/11/ransomware-group-turns-to-facebook-ads/

Egregor: https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/retail-giant-cencosud-hit-by-egregor-ransomware-attack-stores-impacted/

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

Triangle InfoSecCons - Cybercrime Trends with Digital Shadows CISO Rick: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=owBgVgiWFXM

Ransomware Trends in Q3 Webinar: https://resources.digitalshadows.com/webinars/ransomware-trends-in-q3

Holiday Cybercrime Blog: https://www.digitalshadows.com/blog-and-research/holiday-cybercrime-retail-risks-and-dark-web-kicks/

Digital Shadows in Security Mag: https://www.securitymagazine.com/articles/93950-cybercriminal-forum-offers-wisconsin-voter-data-for-free

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