Europol has published Episode 6 of its cybersecurity podcast series. In 2021, Europol’s experts worked with international law enforcement and a cybersecurity company to target one of the most notorious cybercrime groups, REvil. REvil used a ransomware-as-a-service business model to generate profits.
Learn from a member of the Romanian police and a cybersecurity engineer from BitDefender.
Access the Podcast: Ransomware – Your Money or Your Files
Download the transcript (PDF) – Transcript. The Europol Podcast episode 6: Ransomware
Access previous episodes: The Europol Podcast
Why it matters
Although not all of the episodes are relevant to digital media, this is a series worth monitoring. Episodes 2-3 were about organized crime communicating over encrypted networks. Episode 5 was about malware.