Weekly: Q1 Ransomware Round-Up - Looking Back at Early 2021

April 16, 2021 Digital Shadows

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

  • Kim takes us back to SolarWinds, the Centreon breach, the Accellion incident, and the Microsoft Exchange supply chain attack
  • The team discusses attributing attacks - state sponsored threat actors leverage sophisticated tactics, allowing lower level cybercriminals to ride their coattails
  • Chris takes the teams through mitigating risks and proxy logon vulnerabilities
  • How Covid-19 and WFH has affected the threat landscape - VPN vulnerabilities
  • Advice for security teams - what to prioritize
  • Adam discusses ransomware trends in Q1 2021
  • The team touches on law enforcement activity and more!

Get this week’s intelligence summary at: https://resources.digitalshadows.com/digitalshadows/20210416-ds-weekly-intsum-updated

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

Q1 Ransomware Blog: https://www.digitalshadows.com/blog-and-research/q1-ransomware-roundup/

IABs Q1 Blog: https://www.digitalshadows.com/blog-and-research/initial-access-brokers-listings-increasing-in-2021/

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

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