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Hex-Men Trio using compromised SQL servers to conduct mining, DDoS attacks

A series of cyber-campaigns, jointly known as the Hex-Men Trio, that specifically target SQL Servers in order to use them to conduct additional attacks has been identified by Guardicore Labs.

Hackers now hit MySQL databases with ransomware

Hundreds of MySQL databases have been subject to ransomware attacks with hackers deleting data and replacing them with a ransom demand for 0.2 bitcoin.