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Cops shut down one of the largest DDoS marketplaces in the world

by Chris Bing • 4 weeks ago

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

by Chris Bing • 2 months ago

Europol has caught another notorious hacker in Spain.

New global cybersecurity center announced at Davos

by Chris Bing • 4 months ago

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

by Shaun Waterman • 5 months ago

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

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 6 months ago

The suspect "is ​recognized ​as ​a ​leading ​expert ​in ​malware ​development ​and ​reverse engineering, ​network ​security, ​and ​antivirus ​technology," researchers wrote.

International law effort takes down long-running Andromeda botnet

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 6 months ago

First launched in 2011, Andromeda was detected on an average of one million machines every month in the last six months.

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