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GOLD NORTHFIELD  (Back to overview)


Operational since at least October 2020, GOLD NORTHFIELD is a financially motivated cybercriminal threat group that leverages GOLD SOUTHFIELD's REvil ransomware in their attacks. To do this, the threat actors replace the configuration of the REvil ransomware binary with their own in an effort to repurpose the ransomware for their operations. GOLD NORTHFIELD has given this modified REvil ransomware variant the name 'LV ransomware'.


Associated Families

There are currently no families associated with this actor.


References
2021SecureworksSecureWorks
@online{secureworks:2021:threat:7406344, author = {SecureWorks}, title = {{Threat Profile: GOLD NORTHFIELD}}, date = {2021}, organization = {Secureworks}, url = {http://www.secureworks.com/research/threat-profiles/gold-northfield}, language = {English}, urldate = {2021-06-01} } Threat Profile: GOLD NORTHFIELD
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2020-11-14Bleeping ComputerLawrence Abrams
@online{abrams:20201114:week:71b8a1e, author = {Lawrence Abrams}, title = {{The Week in Ransomware - November 13th 2020 - Extortion gone wild}}, date = {2020-11-14}, organization = {Bleeping Computer}, url = {https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/the-week-in-ransomware-november-13th-2020-extortion-gone-wild/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2021-06-01} } The Week in Ransomware - November 13th 2020 - Extortion gone wild
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Credits: MISP Project