12 December 2019

Highly Targeted 'Zeppelin' Ransomware Hits Tech, Healthcare Firms

securityweek.com

A new, highly targeted piece of ransomware has hit a handful of tech and healthcare companies in Europe and the United States, BlackBerry Cylance reports. Caled  " Zeppelin ", the  malware is the latest addition to Vega (VegaLocker) , the Delphi-based Ransomware-as-a-Service (RaaS) family that also includes variants such as Jamper, Storm, Buran, and more. Vega was initially observed in early 2019 targeting Russian users. Unlike the Vega campaign, which had a broad reach, the Zeppelin attacks [...]