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US charges, sanctions Russians accused of stealing $17 million from crypto exchanges

by Jeff Stone • 2 weeks ago

The charges come amid a flurry of Justice Department activity.

Scammers hijack Twitter accounts of Joe Biden, Bill Gates and others to promote cryptocurrency

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The cause of the breach was not immediately clear.

A 35,000-device botnet in Peru is wounded, but still mining cryptocurrency

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

It’s an example of how the fight against a cybercriminal threat is often long and methodical — and heavily aided by the private sector.

FBI accuses Russian man of laundering money for a transnational cybercrime network

by Jeff Stone • 6 months ago

It's the latest update in the bureau's ongoing case against QQAAZZ, a transational money laundering operation.

Charity Wright on the latest scams coming from hackers in Latin America

by CyberScoop Staff • 6 months ago

Laundering money through cryptocurrency and the various credit card fraud networks are prevalent throughout the region.

Kaspersky: North Korean hackers getting more careful, targeted in financial hacks

by Shannon Vavra • 9 months ago

Lazarus Group is tweaking some of its malware, delivery mechanisms, and payloads to evade detection.

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