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European police bust Polish gang suspected of hacking and stealing cars

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

It's the latest evidence of how digitally connected cars open up new pathways for theft.

Iran-linked hackers steal sensitive data from US Navy member, researchers say

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

The server appears to belong to a hacking outfit that IBM calls ITG18, and which overlaps with groups known as Charming Kitten and Phosphorous.

In Brazil, scammers see the coronavirus as a serious money-making opportunity

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

IBM has uncovered nearly 700 malicious websites related to COVID-19 in Brazil in recent months.

Ransomware gangs are doing their homework before encrypting corporate data

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

"They’re snooping around” for balance sheets and other financial data, a DHS official says.

Hackers target senior executives at German company procuring PPE

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

The hackers knew which executives they wanted to compromise soon after the German PPE task force was announced.

A malicious Android app is trying to scam Brazilian bank customers

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 years ago

Some of the Brazilian banks targeted operate in Spain, Portugal and across Latin America, according to IBM.