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Ransomware gang says it targeted National Rifle Association

1 month ago   |   By My Sanantonio

RICHMOND, Va. - A ransomware gang believed to operate out of Russia says it hacked the National Rifle Association, the most powerful gun-rights group in the United States.
The gang, which calls itself Grief, published a handful of what appear to be the NRA files on a dark web site. The files, reviewed by The Associated Press, relate to grants the NRA has awarded. Ransomware gangs often post a victim's files publicly in hopes of spurring them to pay out a ransom.
The NRA did not immediately return a request for comment. But a person with direct knowledge of the situation who was not...
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