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Scammers impersonate Europol chief in an effort to defraud Belgians

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 weeks ago

It's a common, and often effective, tactic.

Four years after FBI shut it down, AlphaBay dark web marketplace claims it's back in business

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

The new-look AlphaBay will have to work to regain trust in the criminal underworld.

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

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months 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 months 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 • 5 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 • 6 months ago

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

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