Cyberattackers have breached a high-profile entertainment and media law firm, infecting the practice with ransomware and stealing files that apparently pertain to its star clients, including Lady Gaga, Madonna, Elton John, Barbara Streisand, Bruce Springsteen, Mariah Carey and Mary J. Blige.
A cyber analyst who requested anonymity provided SC Media with content posted on the Sodinokibi/REvil ransomware group's website that claims the attackers stole 756 GB of data from the New York-based firm Grubman Shire Meiselas & Sacks.
One sample document that was posted looks to be a contract for a Madonna tour organized by events promoter and venue operator Live Nation. The contract includes one employee's Social Security Number.
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