According to a study by the blockchain analysis firm Elliptic, the Darkside ransomware gang has made over $90 million in ransom payments in the last nine months. The most notable of these payments reportedly being Colonial Pipeline paying upwards of $5 million, which is almost five times the average payment Darkside asks. Additionally, because Darkside ransomware is a Ransomware-as-a-service model, the actual developers for the ransomware have made around $15.5 million, with portions going to affiliates who rent the malware.
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