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Bulgaria hacking suspect worked on government cybersecurity before tax agency breach

by Jeff Stone • 4 months ago

The arrest is related to a massive data breach at the National Revenue Agency. The 20-year-old man had been conducting cybersecurity training for the GDOC, a Bulgarian government agency, his lawyers said.

While Bulgaria investigates financial breach, hackers tease more data

by Jeff Stone • 4 months ago

Bulgaria's prime minister convened an emergency meeting on the matter, and the country has sought assistance from the European Union’s cybersecurity agency.

International police dismantle crime ring that allegedly used GozNym malware to try to steal $100 million

by Sean Lyngaas • 6 months ago

The crackdown included an indictment of 10 alleged members of the crime ring, and prosecution of defendants in Georgia, Moldova, and Ukraine.

U.S. busts Romanian cybercrime ring that phished Americans, laundered millions of dollars

by Sean Lyngaas • 9 months ago

The scheme involved an elaborate amount of social-engineering with a dose of phishing.

Suspected Russian cybercriminal arrested in Bulgaria at U.S. request, lawyer says

by Jeff Stone • 12 months ago

An accused Russian cybercriminal based on an Interpol warrant that originated with prosecutors from the Eastern District of New York, a source familiar with the matter told CyberScoop.

Europol busts global ATM skimmer network

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 2 years ago

Four Bulgarians were arrested Thursday as part of an international police effort.

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