Tags Department of Justice (DOJ)

Ukrainian gets US prison term in decade-old cybercrime, money-laundering case

by Joe Warminsky • 2 weeks ago

From 2009-12, Aleksandr Musienko "partnered with Eastern European computer hackers to obtain over $3 million from U.S. victims’ bank accounts and launder the stolen funds," prosecutors said.

Serbian man extradited to US over cryptocurrency mining fraud scheme

by Tim Starks • 3 weeks ago

The alleged scheme included fake company profiles with names and pictures of mostly women.

NetWalker ransomware investigation yields arrest, big cryptocurrency seizure

by Tim Starks • 4 weeks ago

The NetWalker attackers have reportedly seen profits surge during the COVID-19 crisis.

Home security technician pleads guilty to spying on women, couples

by Tim Starks • 1 month ago

The former ADT technician could face up to five years in prison for accessing more than 200 customers' accounts.

Biden transition fills some top cybersecurity personnel spots

by Tim Starks • 2 months ago

President-elect Joe Biden's transition team this week announced White House and federal agency jobs with cybersecurity responsibilities.

Justice Department confirms SolarWinds hackers accessed Department emails

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The Justice Department joins a growing list of formally confirmed victims in the espionage campaign.