Cyber Security: Ransomware Alert

The Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations (OCIE) reports recent threat actors have used phishing as well as other campaigns designed to penetrate financial institution networks to access internal resources and deploy ransomware. Ransomware is designed to provide unauthorized access to an institutions data and deny that institutions use of that data until a ransom is payed. Attached below is a notice put forth by OCIE to explain the situation in further detail.

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