U.S. government releases advisories and indictments related to “sophisticated Chinese state-sponsored activity”

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), and the National Security Agency (NSA) have observed "sophisticated Chinese state-sponsored activity" targeting multiple public and private sectors in the United States.

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CISA and FBI alert: DarkSide ransomware used in Colonial Pipeline cyberattack (and mitigation guidance) – updated

The FBI and CISA have published a joint cybersecurity alert on a new ransomware variant "DarkSide" used in recent cyberattack against pipeline operator Colonial Pipeline. The alert also includes best practice guidance in disrupting ransomware attacks.

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