Ransomware Campaign Targets MySQL Servers

Ransomware Campaign Targets MySQL

Internet-connected MySQL databases around the world are being targeted by a double extortion ransomware campaign that researchers have dubbed PLEASE_READ_ME. The campaign, which dates back to at least January 2020, was detected by researchers at Guardicore Labs. So far, it has breached more than 83,000 of the more than five million internet-facing MySQL databases in existence […]