The Romanian law enforcement authorities arrested four cybercriminals that were planning to launch ransomware attacks on health care organizations in Romania. Three hackers were arrested in Romania and the fourth one was arrested in the Republic of Moldova. The hackers were charged for committing crimes of illegal operations with computer devices and programs, illegal access to a computer system, alteration of computer data integrity, and computer forgery. According to the Romanian Directorate for Investigating Organized Crime and Terrorism (DIICOT), the threat actors were the members of a hacking group named “PentaGuard,” which was formed at the beginning of the year and created different kinds of malware and malicious tools.
Source: CISO Mag