Conti effectively created an extortion-oriented IT company, says Group-IB

In slightly more than a month, the Conti ransomware collective compromised more than 40 companies worldwide, and the fastest attack took only three days, Group-IB’s noted in its latest report detailing the workings of one of the most prolific ransomware / extortion gangs out there. In two years, the ransomware operators attacked more than 850 victims including corporations, government agencies, and even a whole country (Costa Rica). Double hit The Conti gang’s existence first came … More

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