Darkside Ransomware Attack and Domain Compromise

Author: Venu Vissamsetty, V.P Security Research, Attivo Networks – Colonial Pipeline, one of the largest pipeline operators in the United States, had to shut down operations on May 8th, 2021 after becoming the victim of a ransomware attack. The FBI confirmed that the DarkSide ransomware group was responsible for the attack on the Colonial Pipeline infrastructure.