The DD4BC cyber criminal group has been attacking Hong Kong bank websites with disabling attacks, demanding they pay bitcoin ransoms, The South China Morning Post reported. This is the most recent report of this group’s activity, which has been reported worldwide.
Akami, a web security and performance firm, said DD4BC has been targeting websites around the world with more than 100 distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks since at least September 2014.Attackers Demand Bitcoin Payments
The attackers demand payment in bitcoin to stop the DDoS attacks, which can take down servers and cost businesses thousands of dollars per hour.
“DD4BC has been using the [...]