Why it matters: Romanian police have arrested two people suspected of using Sodinokibi/REvil ransomware to infect 5,000 devices, and have taken a half-million-euro ransom in the process.
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In total, seven suspects, apparently linked to the GandCrab and Sodinokibi/REvil ransomware families, have been arrested since February 2021. In total, these people are said to be responsible for infecting around 7,000 victims. p>
Bitdefender teamed up earlier this year. By mid-July 2021, law enforcement will release a tool capable of opening files on systems affected by REvil. The emerging kernel has been identified in a cybersecurity perspective. Malware, crypto theft, and misinformation were also on Enisa's list. Sodinokibi / REvil transnational organized crime group. https://t.co/zTlT8Vg1pl pic.twitter.com/3Af6qwTcG4- FBI (FBI) November 8, 2021
The US State Department on Monday awarded awards of up to $10 million for information Leads to the identification, arrest or conviction of members of the Sodinokibi / REvil group. The FBI also commented on the recent arrests. p>
Authorities have arrested two other people allegedly linked to REvil ransomware