Final defendant in multimillion-dollar SIM hijacking scheme sentenced to prison

The sentencing comes two years after six members of the group and their accomplices within mobile phone providers were indicted.

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Months-long Interpol crackdown nets more than 1,000 online fraud arrests

by Tim Starks • 1 day ago

The sting also intercepted $27 million in illicit funds.

Banks must report major cyber incidents within 36 hours under finalized regulation

by Tim Starks • 2 weeks ago

Industry won some concessions in the final version of the rule, which banks must comply with by May.

Corporate espionage specialists RedCurl return with improved tools

by Tim Starks • 2 weeks ago

RedCurl's latest victims include one of Russia's largest wholesale companies.

Alleged FIN7 scammer Denys Iarmak is set to plead guilty

by Jeff Stone • 2 weeks ago

Two of his alleged associates were sentenced to 10 and seven years in prison in separate cases.

Biden signs infrastructure bill that provides nearly $2 billion for cybersecurity

by Tim Starks • 2 weeks ago

The big-ticket cyber item in the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act is $1 billion in state and local grants.

Aleksandr Zhukov, self-described 'king of fraud,' is sentenced to 10 years

by Jeff Stone • 3 weeks ago

The sentence caps a years-long investigation into the fraud scheme known as 3ve or Methbot.

A new group of cyber mercenaries targets businesses, journalists — including some in Russia

by Tonya Riley • 3 weeks ago

The group shares some similarities with Fancy Bear, but is a separate organization, Trend Micro found.

Robinhood breach exposed information on 7 million people

by Tim Starks • 3 weeks ago

The company said it doesn't believe Social Security or bank account numbers were accessed.

US charges 2, seizes more than $6 million as part of dragnet against REvil ransomware gang

by AJ Vicens • 3 weeks ago

The moves are the latest salvo in the ongoing effort against on ransomware attackers by the U.S. government.

State Department offers $10 million reward for help identifying DarkSide ringleaders

by Tonya Riley • 4 weeks ago

The bounty comes some six months after the group breached Colonial Pipeline, vaulting ransomware into the public consciousness.

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