Search results

US charges Russian GRU officers for NotPetya, other major hacks

by Tim Starks • 8 hours ago

NotPetya cost a reported $1 billion to a collection of U.S. organizations, officials said.

LinkedIn hacker Nikulin sentenced to 7 years in prison after years of legal battles

by Jeff Stone • 3 weeks ago

The decision by a California jury signals the end of a long legal odyssey.

‘Dark Overlord’ hacker pleads guilty, sentenced to 5 years for extortion threats

by Jeff Stone • 4 weeks ago

"I don't want to see another computer for the rest of my life," Nathan Wyatt, a U.K. man, said during a court hearing.

US charges alleged Iranian hackers with scheme to steal aerospace, satellite data

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

The aggressive crackdown on Iranian hacking this week has been a coordinated effort across multiple U.S. government agencies.

Alleged Iranian hackers balanced espionage with personal cybercrime, US indictment says

by Shannon Vavra • 1 month ago

It's only the latest indictment alleging that cybercriminals sometimes dip into foreign espionage efforts.

UK suit seeks compensation for Marriott data breach victims

by Jeff Stone • 2 months ago

The plaintiff, a U.K. resident, is seeking unspecified damages.

Credit union's lawsuit against Fiserv is a test for cybersecurity liability

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

The credit union claims that Fiserv's online banking platform was so riddled with vulnerabilities it exposed its members to possible identity theft.

Russian hacker Yevgeniy Nikulin found guilty on most serious charges after years of legal wrangling

by Jeff Stone • 3 months ago

Nikulin was one of a handful of Russians extradited to the U.S. amid mounting resistance from the Kremlin.

Russian national pleads guilty to being part of $568 million fraud ring

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 months ago

Sergey Medvedev is accused of being one of the leaders of the Infraud Organization, which trafficked in stolen financial data and in malware.

Admitted Russian scammer Aleksei Burkov sentenced to 9 years by US court

by Jeff Stone • 4 months ago

The sentence caps years of international negotiations, and legal wrangling.

TwitterFacebookLinkedInRedditGoogle Gmail