Unistellar Attackers Delete Over 12,000 Unsecured MongoDB Databases

With around 12,000 unsecured MongoDB databases being deleted in the course of three weeks, attackers have solicited the owners from the databases to contact the said cyber-exotortionists to have the information restored with just a message left behind. They search for the already exposed database servers utilizing BinaryEdge or Shodan search engines, delete them and demand a ransom for their 'restoration services' and these sorts of attacks focusing on the publicly available MongoDB databases have known to ..