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Tracing drug deals and kickbacks, feds arrest alleged operators of Deep Dot Web scheme

by Jeff Stone • 2 months ago

This action only is the latest in a steady international campaign aimed at rooting out dark web markets.

Latest Pakistan bank-card fraud looks like an actual breach, researchers say

by Joe Warminsky • 4 months ago

New York-based threat intelligence company Gemini Advisory says it appears that a card-information dump in January points to a more aggressive level of hacking beyond point-of-sale attacks.

Feds shutter xDedic, a black market used to commit $68 million in fraud

by Jeff Stone • 6 months ago

No arrests were reported as part of the operation. U.S. authorities worked closely with law enforcement in Belgium, Ukraine and the European police agency Europol to orchestrate the takedown.

Alleged Silk Road employee extradited from Ireland to U.S.

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 1 year ago

Silk Road shuttered in October 2013 after a high-profile FBI investigation ended with the arrest of Ross Ulbricht who is now serving a double life sentence in American prison.

London police seize over $667,000 in bitcoin from convicted hacker

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 1 year ago

The sentencing judge described Grant West as “a one-man cybercrime wave.”

Want to reduce cybercrime? Undermine black market, watch cryptocurrency exchanges, experts say

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 1 year ago

Lawmakers want to know how to crack down on the monetization of stolen data.

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