Another day, another victim of a ransomware attack, this time major ASP.NET hosting provider SmarterASP announced it was infected by ransomware.
SmarterASP.NET is one of the most popular ASP.NET hosting providers, the company has more than 440,000 customers.
The attack encrypted customer data and the
At the time of writing, the company confirmed the incident and announced that it is working to restore customers’ servers, no info was shared
“Your hosting account was under attack and hackers have encrypted all your data. We are now working with security experts to try to decrypt your data and also to make sure this would never happen again. Please stay
The company hired security experts to decrypt its data and secure its infrastructure
“A phone call to SmarterASP.NET was not returned. The company’s phone line was down, citing an influx of calls. In a status message posted on its website, the company admitted to the hack.” reported ZDNet.
Many customers are still not able to access their accounts and data.
According to screenshots shared by some customers on Twitter, the piece of ransomware that infected the company appends the “.
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