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NetWalker ransomware investigation yields arrest, big cryptocurrency seizure

by Tim Starks • 10 months ago

The NetWalker attackers have reportedly seen profits surge during the COVID-19 crisis.

'Unprecedented' sentencing for international GozNym cybercrime network

by Shannon Vavra • 2 years ago

The cybercriminals' operation employed the malware to target 41,000 computers between 2015 and 2016.

Bulgaria hacking suspect worked on government cybersecurity before tax agency breach

by Jeff Stone • 2 years 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 • 2 years 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 • 3 years 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 • 3 years ago

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