Someone is using the 'Cozy Bear' moniker to scare DDoS victims into bitcoin payments
It looks like scammers are impersonating one of Russia’s most notorious hacking groups in order to extort victims out of thousands of dollars worth of bitcoin.
UK's Labour Party says it has repelled a DDoS attack
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn called the attack “very serious,” and potentially “a sign of things to come.”
Cyberattacks hit websites of Georgia's president, broadcasters and more
The incidents evoked 2008 DDoS attacks during the Russian-Georgian war.
South Africa’s banks, and its largest city, are grappling with separate cyber incidents
It's been a tough week there.
Dark web marketplaces aren't the hacker hotbeds they used to be
Drugs, not malware, are the most popular items sold on dark web markets.
Former U.S. Army contractor sentenced to prison for destroying IT system
A contractor wiped an entire SharePoint system off a company's AWS instance to exact revenge for his job being terminated.