Yesterday, the FBI issued a Private Industry Notification (PIN) to alert private sector companies that Egregor ransomware is targeting and extorting the business sector. The PIN stated that Egregor claims to have already compromised more than 150 victims since September 2020. The threat actors often use phishing emails with malicious attachments or links as vectors to gain access to victims’ networks. The FBI urges victims not to pay any ransoms and to report incidents to the local FBI office.
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