What to know about DarkSide, the hacking group responsible for Colonial Pipeline cyberattack

The Washington Examiner • "DarkSide was singled out by the FBI on Monday as being responsible for the cyberattack on Colonial Pipeline that shut down a major oil network over the weekend. Here is what we know about the hacking group: What is DarkSide? DarkSide is a group of organized hackers selling ransomware hacking tools to other criminals to carry out attacks, according to Boston-based cybersecurity technology company Cybereason. The ransomware was first detected in August of 2020. The geographical origin of the hacking group has not been confirmed, though Cybereason noted it does not target entities based in former Soviet countries. In a statement pos... read more • The Washington Examiner!