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Burgeoning ransomware gang Avaddon appears to shut down, mysteriously

by Tim Starks • 1 week ago

The group had become increasingly prolific, but there were no clear answers for why Avaddon disappeared.

Biden cyber nominees Easterly, Inglis describe ransomware as urgent national security threat

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 week ago

Americans got their closest look yet of how Chris Inglis and Jen Easterly would approach major cybersecurity issues.

Meat supplier JBS says it paid $11 million ransom to keep attackers from stealing data

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 week ago

JBS joins a growing list of corporations that have made multimillion-dollar payments to digital extortionists.

Emerging 'Prometheus' ransomware claims 30 victims in a dozen countries, Palo Alto Networks says

by Tonya Riley • 1 week ago

Manufacturing was its most targeted industry.

Ransomware hits iConstituent, a service lawmakers use to communicate with voters

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 week ago

Hackers hit a Capitol Hill newsletter.

DOJ seizes $2.3 million in cryptocurrency payments from Colonial Pipeline ransomware attack

by Tim Starks • 2 weeks ago

The seizure from DarkSide actors' virtual currency wallet is part of a Biden administration anti-ransomware barrage.

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