Maze: The information technology services company Cognizant has announced that they are the most recent victim of the Maze Ransomware. According to Cognizant, the attack took place on Friday night, April 17th. The company quickly notified customers and included a “preliminary list of indicators of compromise (IOCs)” which included IP addresses and file hashes for keptl32.dll, memes.tmp, maze.dll, as well as a new unnamed file. Bleeping computer reached out to Maze for a comment, however, Maze is currently denying involvement in the attack. According to a follow-up statement from Cognizant, both their internal security term and an external security firm confirmed that the attack was the result of Maze ransomware.
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