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  • The servers of Trigona ransomware gang has been infiltrated and wiped out.
  • An outfit calling itself Ukrainian Cyber Alliance took credit and included the tagline disrupting Russian criminal enterprises both public and private since.
  • The second ransomware gang takedown this week happened to Ragnar Locker a group that has hacked numerous organizations worldwide.
  • The key target of this malicious ransomware strain was arrested in Paris France on October and his home in Czechia was searched.
  • Five suspects were interviewed in Spain and Latvia in the following days.
  • The main perpetrator suspected of being a developer of the Ragnar group has been brought in front of the examining magistrates of the Paris Judicial Court.
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