Kaspersky freezes partnership with Europol after EU calls for company ban
Kaspersky Lab pulled out of a partnership with Europol on Wednesday after the European Parliament passed a resolution characterizing Kaspersky “confirmed as malicious” and calling for a company ban.
Cops shut down one of the largest DDoS marketplaces in the world
Four admins were arrested for running webstresser.org, one of the biggest DDoS marketplaces on the internet.
Cybercrime gang leader who caused ATMs to spit cash is arrested
Europol has caught another notorious hacker in Spain.
New global cybersecurity center announced at Davos
The World Economic Forum announced plans to launch a new coordinating group to counter emerging cybersecurity threats and help connect leaders from business and government to collaborate on various security issues.
European police take down criminals behind two big ransomware strains
A joint law enforcement efforts has arrest the criminals allegedly behind the CTB-locker and Cerber ransomware strains.
Andromeda botnet mastermind arrested in Belarus, identified by his ICQ number
The suspect "is recognized as a leading expert in malware development and reverse engineering, network security, and antivirus technology," researchers wrote.