Targeting individual ransomware strains ineffective

12/09/2023 | Infosecurity Magazine

A joint report from the UK's National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) and the National Crime Agency (NCA) has identified that targeting individual ransomware strains may not be the most effective way to combat this growing threat. The report suggests that threat actors are quick to reassemble and rebrand after being taken down, making it difficult to focus on specific ransomware strains. Instead, the NCSC and NCA recommend a more holistic approach that targets the threat actors while playing 'whack-a-mole' with the ransomware groups.

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