This Data Breach alert was published at 30.03.2021 17.49 on Data Breach Today.
|Unexpected Extortion Move: Attackers Reverse-Engineered Outdated FTA to Steal Data|
The zero-day attacks against Accellion’s File Transfer Appliance show that a number of big-name firms continued to use the legacy technology – even though more secure, cloud-based options were available. Evidently, many CISOs didn’t see a compelling reason to move on. Of course, now they do.