The hackers behind the Maze of ransomware added another victim on their list. The new victim is the American company Xerox Corporation. According to the data, the encryption process was completed on June 25.
The company has not yet confirmed or denied any hacking attack on network but the ransomware gang has posted some screenshots indicating that computers on at least one Xerox domain have been encrypted.
Xerox Corporation is a huge company with a presence in at least 160 countries and $ 1,8 billion in revenue, according to first quarter of 2020. It employs 27.000 people employees worldwide and is part of the list F.
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The hackers said they had hacked the Xerox network and uploaded some data on leak site their.
Like previous Maze ransomware posts, this one for Xerox has no details about attack. Hackers have simply uploaded a sample of encrypted data to prove that they have indeed infringed and encrypted the systems the company's.
Maze ransomware operators have published 10 screenshots showing catalogs from June 24 and 25, network shares and the note left by hackers after the encryption.
In particular, a picture shows that the systems in “eu.xerox.net”, managed by Xerox Corporation, were violated. The systems in other domains, they may also be affected.
The data show that ransomware violated one Xerox branch in Europe, and specifically what is in London.
For several months now, the specifics hackers, but other ransomware gangs began stealing them data victims before they encrypt them, and threaten to post, in case their owners do not want to pay the ransom.