Truesec has previously documented how Russian ransomware gangs profit from being left alone by Russian law enforcement, as long as they abide by certain unwritten rules. In our latest talk we show that the connections seem to go even deeper, as we research ties between the notorious cybercrime group Evil Corp and Russian Intelligence.
Are the Notorious Cybercrime Gang Evil Corp Actually Russian Spies?
What we found was an elusive threat actor that performs highly sophisticated ransomware attacks, but has also been tied to a large cyber espionage campaign. This tech talk explores the connection between the criminal and espionage aspects of this group, as well as their link to Evil Corp and other documented operations.
- A sophisticated ransomware attack
- Ties between Evil Corp and espionage
- How Deception can be used to hide a Threat Actor’s true purpose
- Understanding ways that Russia is acting in the cyber arena
C-level, Security managers, IT managers, IT technicians, IT professionals, and for those who work in an IT department and who are interested in security issues.