Feds shutter xDedic, a black market used to commit $68 million in fraud
No arrests were reported as part of the operation. U.S. authorities worked closely with law enforcement in Belgium, Ukraine and the European police agency Europol to orchestrate the takedown.
‘London Blue’ cybercriminals turn to large-scale email scam
Criminals have used data brokers to compile a 50,000-person target list for their business email compromise scam.
Mastercard and Microsoft say they're developing a universal identity management solution
Mastercard and Microsoft pose that such a solution can help reduce payment fraud and identity theft.
Suspected Russian cybercriminal arrested in Bulgaria at U.S. request, lawyer says
An accused Russian cybercriminal based on an Interpol warrant that originated with prosecutors from the Eastern District of New York, a source familiar with the matter told CyberScoop.
Behavioral analytics firm BioCatch raises $30M to expand product
BioCatch proactively collects and analyzes more than 2,000 parameters to generate user profiles and model different types of genuine and malicious behavior.
Criminals sell counterfeit certificates to make malware look legitimate
The fraudulent files, which act like valid code signing certificates, allowed malware to go undetected by most anti-virus scans, Recorded Future says.