VISUALIZED: Map of Ransomware Attacks Since 2018

VISUALIZED: Map of Ransomware Attacks Since 2018

 

Each dot represents the location of a ransomware attack, with the size of the dot depicting the number of records impacted. 

This map updates weekly and pinpoints the locations of each ransomware attack in the US, from 2018 to present day. Where available, it includes the ransom amount, whether or not the ransom was paid, the entity and industry that was targeted, and the strain of ransomware used. Our researchers search through state reports, industry news, and cybersecurity databases to find the latest ransomware attacks on US businesses, healthcare organizations, educational institutions, and government agencies.

In our industry-specific reports, we found:

Know Your Weapons: Russian BMP-Terminator Tank

BMP-Terminator: Designed after the lessons of the Chechen War

 

This Tank or (Tank Support Combat Vehicle) design came in response to the DISASTER the Russian Army encountered in Grozny in 1994-95 when small elements of Guerilla Rifleman armed with RPG’s and Anti-Tank mines took out entire Russian Armored columns.

Note the Grenade Launcher tubes on both the port and starboard sides of the tank.

Grenade Launchers are extremely effective in dealing with Hunter-Killer Teams in urban terrain like those seen in the Chechen Wars.

 

The Mini-Manual for the Urban Defender

You can download the above manual at John Spencer’s Website.

Highly recommend you bookmark this site as well, LOTS of good stuff there!

I also Highly Recommend you read all of John Spencer’s Urban Warfare Case Studies over at Modern War Institute

Via WRSA:

You will see this material again.

The only real question is whether or not you will use this material against the baddies, or the baddies will use it against you.

Choose wisely.

Prepare Accordingly!

FedCoin Crypto? With K from Combat Studies Group

FedCoin Crypto? With K from Combat Studies Group

 

My buddy NC Scout discusses some very interesting and disturbing developments in the financial sector on his most recent Radio Contra Podcast.

Remember: When the Sheep are distracted, the Wolves are plotting.

Stay Aware and Prepare Accordingly.

Tactical Employment of Smoke Grenades

Tactical Employment of Smoke Grenades

 

Highly recommend you have a few of these Enola Gaye EG-18X Smoke Bombs handy in your kit.

With things going the direction they are, they could be VERY handy soon.