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Latest Facebook shutdown involves hundreds of accounts misleading users in Ukraine, Iraq
The unrelated efforts in Eastern Europe and the Middle East are the latest examples of how the social media giant's reach is exploited.
Bank heist with FIN7 traits went down while leaders were on the run, research suggests
Bitdefender says hackers used familiar tools and methods on an Eastern European bank for more than two months in 2018.
Researchers paint different portraits of hackers behind Ryuk ransomware
Analysts poring over Ryuk are coming to different conclusions, highlighting the subjective side of cyberthreat studies.
Facebook scrubs accounts spreading disinformation in Moldova ahead of heated election
Some users spreading disinformation were government empoloyees, Facebook said.
Kaspersky: Physical devices used to steal 'tens of millions' from Eastern Europe banks
Researchers dubbed the scheme "DarkVishnya" and said attackers intruded in-person to plant malicious devices on banks' networks to steal money.
Symantec reveals state-sponsored group that doesn’t care for malware
The hacking group, dubbed "Gallmaker," has been going after diplomatic and military targets in a campaign that researchers say is difficult to detect.