Kaseya cyber attack estimated to have impacted 'well over' 1,000 businesses worldwide

Ransomware group REvil claimed responsibility for the cyber attack, which targeted Kaseya's VSA software

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Kaseya cyber attack estimated to have impacted 'well over' 1,000 businesses worldwide

Over 1,000 businesses and at least 30 MSPs are estimated to have been hit by a cyberattack which targeted IT management software provider Kaseya on Friday. The Russian-speaking REvil ransomware group, which the FBI said was behind the recent attack on meat processing company JBS, claimed responsibility and said more than a million systems were infected. In a post on its dark web site, it demanded $70m in Bitcoin for it to release a "universal decryptor" for those impacted. "Kaseya's VSA product has...

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