Ransomware actors have increasingly shifted their tactics to exploit flaws as part of their initial infection vector.
Researchers point to a possible common origin between the Dridex malware and Entropy ransomware due to code similarities.
The FBI is forming a new Virtual Asset Exploitation unit to trace cryptocurrency crimes and ransomware profits.
The ransomware-as-a-service (RaaS) group has compromised organizations across the government, financial and food and agriculture sectors since November.
Allan Liska, with Recorded Future, talks about the challenges that organizations face in implementing security measures against ransomware, and how ransomware actors are evolving their tactics.