Hundreds of Elasticsearch Databases Hit by Ransomware Attacks

Elasticsearch databases

According to Secureworks, hackers are attacking poorly protected Elasticsearch databases and have already replaced at least 450 indexes with ransom notes. Let me remind you that recently we also wrote that Experts Found More Than 3.6 million Unprotected MySQL Servers. Attackers extort $620 from their victims for data recovery, that is, the group is demanding $279,000 in total. The researchers …

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