Academic health research institution the University of California, San Francisco and business process services company Conduent have emerged as two of the latest prominent victims of organized ransomware attacks.

UCSF was targeted by the NetWalker (aka MailTo) ransomware group, as evidenced by a post on the cyber gang's data leak website, while it was the Maze group that claimed Conduent as a victim online.

Both of these ransomware operators not only encrypt their targets' files, but also publish stolen files on a piecemeal basis unless and until the victim pays up. A reliable source sent SC Media an image from both NetWalker's and Maze's postings.

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