The CFAA will soon have its day before the Supreme Court
The Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, enacted in 1986, has been described as “the worst law in technology.”
FSB asset introduced LinkedIn hacker, future Group-IB executive in 2012, U.S. alleges
Jurors could sooon be asking themselves the same questions that researchers and government officials have pondered for years: Is this the Russian government, or just some scammers?
Accused LinkedIn hacker worked with alleged SEC hacker, according to DOJ filing
Yevgeniy Nikulin was in regular contact with Oleksandr Ieremenko, a Ukrainian national who allegedly hacked the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
Hackers who tried extorting Uber, Lynda plead guilty
Uber portrayed its payment to the hackers as a bug bounty reward.
Scraping public website data does not violate CFAA, judge rules
The decision is a rare limitation on the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act.
LinkedIn stopped more than 21 million fake accounts this year, but legitimate users are the real challenge
Chinese recruiters have exploited the Microsoft-owned site for their own gain.