DarkSide Disappeared, but its Affiliates Continues to Operate

From news.softpedia.com

DarkSide, the group responsible for the notorious ransomware attack used in the attack on Colonial Pipeline, generated national panic and skyrocketing gas prices. While they announced a retirement, their platforms are still operational.

By May 23, the DarkSide cybercriminal group agreed to provide decryptors for all ransomware targets and pay for outstanding financial obligations. While the news of the group’s surrender is heartening, the threat posed by the bad actors that use its ransomware has not been eliminated.

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