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

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 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 • 3 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 • 4 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 • 6 months ago

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

The anatomy of the MyKings botnet, and why it matters for security

by Sean Lyngaas • 7 months ago

The MyKings botnet, also known as Smominru, is a mash-up of recent security trends.

Preaching blockchain in North Korea gets an American in trouble at home

by Sean Lyngaas • 7 months ago

Not all speaking invitations are worth accepting.

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