REvil Ransomware Gang Offers $1 Million As Part Of Recruitment Drive

October 6, 2020

The criminal group behind the REvil ransomware operation has deposited bitcoin worth $1 million on a Russian-speaking hacker website, as part of a drive to recruit more members.

Posting to a forum on the dark web, the group announced that it had deposited the $1 million to prove that it had the financial means of employing new recruits. It also announced that it’s specifically looking for new “affiliates,” who would be responsible for hacking organizations with ransomware.

Complete article at Forbes.com


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