Tags Department of Justice (DOJ)

US blames China for Microsoft hacking, ransomware attacks as part of global condemnation

by Tim Starks • 1 week ago

The coordinated effort included indictments, a technical report and blame for the Microsoft Exchange Server hack.

US government launches plans to cut cybercriminals off from cryptocurrency

by Tonya Riley • 2 weeks ago

The State Department is also offering up to $10 million for tips that help track down nation-sponsored hackers who attack critical infrastructure.

Jack Cable, Stanford student and cyber whiz, aims to crowdsource ransomware details

by Tim Starks • 3 weeks ago

It's a crowdsourcing project that hopes to shed light on the opaque world of ransomware.

Houston man sentenced to 7 years for attempted $2 million romance scam

by Tim Starks • 3 weeks ago

The Nigerian national also must pay back nearly $900,000 to victims, a judge ordered.

UK judge gives US a shot to appeal denial of Julian Assange's extradition

by Tonya Riley • 3 weeks ago

Will the WikilLeaks ringleader stay or will he go?

Feds use gag orders to collect cloud data in secret, Microsoft executive tells Congress

by Tonya Riley • 4 weeks ago

The Justice Department is abusing secret subpoenas to collect cloud user data at alarming rates, a top Microsoft executive testified.