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FIN8 Group Using Modified Sardonic Backdoor for BlackCat Ransomware Attacks
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FIN8 Group Using Modified Sardonic Backdoor for BlackCat Ransomware Attacks

Sardonic is a backdoor that has been "revamped" by the financially motivated threat actor known as FIN8 in order to spread the BlackCat ransomware. The development is reportedly an effort on the part of the e-crime organisation to diversify its emphasis and maximise earnings from infected businesses, according to the Symantec Threat Hunter Team, a division of Broadcom. The attempted infiltration happened in December 2022. The cybersecurity firm uses the moniker Syssphinx to monitor FIN8. The adversary, which has been active at least since 2016, was initially blamed for assaults on point-of-sale (PoS) systems employing malware like PUNCHTRACK and BADHATCH read more FIN8 Group Using Modified Sardonic Backdoor for BlackCat Ransomware Attacks. Stay informed with the best cybersecurit...