blackbasta attacks TMI

Incident Date:

July 6, 2022

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blackbasta attacks TMI






New Delhi, India

Delhi, India

First Reported

July 6, 2022

TMI Academy Targeted by Blackbasta Ransomware Group

TMI Academy, a premier educational institute in India, has been targeted by the ransomware group Blackbasta. The attack was announced on the group's dark web leak site, and the victim's website is TMI Academy operates in the Education sector and offers courses in Aviation, Travel, Tourism, Hospitality, Retail, Management, Vocational Training, Digital Marketing Training, and IATA Training Programs.

Company Profile

TMI Academy is an Authorised Learning Centre of IATA, UGC Recognised Indian University, and a Government Approved Vocational Training Provider. The institute's goal is to impart industry-relevant job-oriented training to its students, with researched course content, experienced faculty, and extensive training techniques.


The specific vulnerabilities that led to TMI Academy being targeted by Blackbasta are not disclosed in the search results. However, ransomware attacks often exploit weak points in a system's security, such as outdated software, unpatched systems, or phishing emails.


Ransomware attacks can have severe consequences, including data loss, system downtime, and financial damage. In the case of TMI Academy, the attack could potentially disrupt their operations and impact their students' learning experience.


Victims of ransomware attacks should report to federal law enforcement via IC3 or a Secret Service Field Office and can request technical assistance or provide information to help others by contacting CISA. It is also recommended to maintain offline, encrypted backups of data and regularly test backups, as well as to regularly patch and update software and operating systems.


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