October 24, 2021

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REvil Ransomware Group’s Latest Victim: Its Own Affiliates

Double Negotiations and Malware Backdoor Let Admins Scam Affiliates Out of Profits
Ransomware-wielding attackers love to lie to victims. But REvil – aka Sodinokibi – has reportedly been running double negotiations to make affiliates think a victim hasn’t paid a ransom, using a backdoor in the malware that allows administrators to decrypt victims’ systems, so affiliates don’t get their cut.