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FBI shuts down domain behind Russian 'VPNFilter' botnet

by Greg Otto • 4 days ago

The FBI action cut off a massive botnet that was possibly being used for a forthcoming cyberattack aimed at Ukraine.

Encryption advocates rip FBI over inflated encrypted device statistics

by Ryan Duffy • 4 days ago

The FBI admitted that in public speeches and sworn congressional testimony over the last year, it has dramatically overstated the number of encrypted phones it cannot access.

'TheDarkOverlord' shrugs shoulders over Serbian man's arrest

by Greg Otto • 1 week ago

The group took to Twitter: "Law enforcement continues to fail in their hunt for our operation."

Accused 'DarkOverlord' hacker arrested in Serbia

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 2 weeks ago

Law enforcement in Serbia said a 38-year-old man was arrested in "international operation conducted by the FBI."

Intel Committee blasts FBI for not notifying Russian hacking victims

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 1 month ago

House Intel says the FBI didn't adequately engage with hacking victims in the lead-up to the 2016 presidential election.

Sentencing delayed for FSB's email-popping hacker pawn

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 1 month ago

Baratov is charged with building a for-profit hacking empire whose customers included Russian intelligence.

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