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According to Cybersixgill’s data, 220 ransomware results were detected on our Investigative Platform in September, in comparison with 283 results in August. The ransomware gang Lockbit were responsible for 62 ransomware attacks this month. The top targeted industries were manufacturing, information technology, education and legal.
The most mentioned malware for September 2023
In September, Redline stealer malware had the highest number of mentions on the underground according to the Cybersixgill Investigative Portal.
This malware harvests information from browsers such as saved credentials and credit card information. More recent versions of the malware added the ability to steal cryptocurrency.
RedLine Stealer is a Malware-as-a-Service (MaaS), so threat actors can purchase it and sell the stolen data on dark web forums.