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DOJ looks to improve handling of cyberthreats with new task force

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 4 weeks ago

The new task force is expected to deliver a report by the end of June about how DOJ is currently dealing with cyberthreats and how it can improve.

Two Russians sentenced to prison for role in hacks against U.S. companies

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 1 month ago

Just three of the corporate victims lost more than $300 million, according to prosecutors.

DOJ indicts leaders of cybercrime ring that allegedly stole $530 million

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 1 month ago

In terms of scale of money stolen and international reach, the DOJ said Infraud is among the biggest in the world.

Why working with government investigators can be a huge deterrent to cybercrime

by CyberScoop Staff • 4 months ago

Leonard Bailey, DOJ's senior counsel for the National Security, Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section, talks with Greg Otto on how the government can help deter cybercrime.

Day trader indicted for hacking into brokerages and placing unauthorized trades

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 4 months ago

Federal prosecutors say the scheme earned over $700,000 in profit and resulted in over $2 million lost by brokerage firms.

DOJ examines controversial new 'hack back' bill

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 5 months ago

The years-long "hack back" discussion is finally being debated in Congress. A DOJ official weighed in during CyberTalks.

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