Tags denial of service

FBI stopped a ransomware scheme by tricking a suspect to meet in Los Angeles

by Jeff Stone • 6 months ago

Egor Igorevich Kriuchkov, 27, will remain incarcerated pending trial.

‘Cyber Storm’ drill for critical infrastructure focuses on corruption of key IT services

by Sean Lyngaas • 7 months ago

It is the subtle manipulation of these IT services that advanced hacking campaigns often exploit in the real world.

Microsoft offers up to $20,000 in Xbox bug bounty program

by Jeff Stone • 1 year ago

It's good news for gamers who are sick of having their accounts taken over.

Utah renewables company was hit by rare cyberattack in March

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

It is believed to be the first cyber-related “disruption” in the U.S. power industry on record.

Zoom flaw could enable hackers to activate Mac webcams without permission

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 years ago

The security issues speak to the risk associated with default settings on popular applications that a user might overlook.

Justice Department hopes to disrupt 'dumbest tradition ever' with latest DDoS seizure

by Jeff Stone • 2 years ago

Your Christmas morning Fortnite binge is safe from network DDoS attacks.