Tags law enforcement

'That horse has left the barn': Secret Service official says ransom payments have fueled hacking sprees

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 mins ago

“I think it’s a very small number of cases we actually hear about,” Secret Service official Stephen Nix said.

Conti ransomware gang victimized US health care, first-responder networks, FBI says

by Tim Starks • 4 weeks ago

The Conti ransomware gang is behind the attack on Ireland's health care system, too.

A push for cybersecurity philanthropic giving launches

by Tim Starks • 2 months ago

Philanthropic giving is a rare thing in the cybersecurity field, say the backers of an open letter.

Cypriot sentenced for email hacking committed as teen

by Shannon Vavra • 3 months ago

He's the first Cypriot to ever be extradited from Cyprus to the U.S.

New global model needed to dismantle ransomware gangs, experts warn

by Shannon Vavra • 3 months ago

Tackling ransomware gangs globally is a tall order, but a path forward is taking shape.

Alleged Verkada hacker says police raided their home in Switzerland

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

The case is a startling window into the world of private surveillance.