Tags Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)

British teen arrested in hacking case

by AJ Vicens

British police arrested a 17-year-old from Thursday as part of a hacking investigation, the City of London Police announced Friday.

U.S. government takes sweeping action against Iranian hackers accused of ransomware spree

by AJ Vicens

The action from multiple U.S. departments is against 10 Iranians and two Iranian companies related to a spree of breaches and cyberattacks.

Russian national charged in sweeping influence operation to disrupt U.S. elections, sow discord

by Suzanne Smalley

Federal charges accusing a Russian operative of running U.S. based influence operations are the "clearest signal yet" that Russia is using American extremist groups to spread dsinformation.

FBI flew cyber officials from Ukraine to U.S. for training, Ukrainian official says

by Suzanne Smalley

The trip shines a light on growing cooperation between Ukraine and the U.S. to confront the cyberthreat from Moscow.

The growth in targeted, sophisticated cyberattacks troubles top FBI cyber official

by Suzanne Smalley

Assistant Director for Cyber Bryan Vorndran worries about future threats posed by deep fakes and artificial intelligence.

Bogus cryptocurrency apps swindle users out of millions, FBI warns

by Tonya Riley

The FBI is cautioning investors to take a second look before sending funds to new investment apps.