Congress pummels Colonial Pipeline CEO over government coordination after disruptive ransomware incident
The company's response put on display broader Hill concerns about the private sector's ransomware safeguards.
DOJ seizes $2.3 million in cryptocurrency payments from Colonial Pipeline ransomware attack
The seizure from DarkSide actors' virtual currency wallet is part of a Biden administration anti-ransomware barrage.
Security researchers suggest naming state-harbored hackers 'privateers'
Cybersecurity executives have compared the safe havens that some governments provide cybercriminals today with 17th century piracy.
How Hydra, a Russian dark net market, made more than $1 billion in 2020
Hydra has remained resilient where others have fallen to law enforcement operations.
Russian cybercrime forum XSS claims to ban ransomware following Colonial Pipeline hack
There's newfound pressure on ransomware operators.