Request A Consultation

Know Thy Enemy: Why RagnarLocker Remains a Significant Threat to Critical Infrastructure

September 28, 2022

Chris Clements, VP of Solutions Architecture at Cerberus Sentinel, comments on RagnarLocker attacking critical infrastructure at Spiceworks.

RagnarLocker attack chain graphic

“It’s important to recognize that the majority of cyberattack victims are simply targets of opportunity – that is, they were picked because they were easy to compromise rather than any other reasons. It’s tough to predict if targeting the energy industry will continue to be an area of focus for the group. Motivations for targeting critical infrastructure can vary. Geopolitics plays into them being compelling targets for intelligence services to infiltrate but disrupting operations with ransomware while masquerading as a cybercriminal gang can also be useful and make attribution of the attack’s true origin more difficult,”

Click Here To Read The Full Story