Key Finding – NETSCOUT Threat Intelligence Report 1st Half 2021: Triple Extortion

Ransomware gangs are discovering ever-more-ingenious ways to part organizations from their money – and it’s not going away any time soon.

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In this valuable NETSCOUT Threat Intelligence Report video, we explore the triple extortion attack method by looking at three key components:

  1. Data Encryption
  2. Data Theft
  3. DDoS Attacks

Fact: Ransomware gangs have added triple-extortion attacks to their criminal service offerings. By combining data encryption, data theft, and DDoS attacks, threat actors hit a ransomware trifecta designed to increase the possibility of payment.

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