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White House set to lead 30 nations in ransomware discussions, sans Russia

by Tim Starks • 3 months ago

The talks leave out the nation President Biden most often criticizes, but invitees will meet for two days on countering ransomware.

Four men plead guilty to being go-to ‘bulletproof’ hosts for cybercriminals

by Sean Lyngaas • 9 months ago

The charging documents describe a professionally run criminal enterprise with each of the defendants playing a unique role.

'Ghostwriter' disinformation campaign rages on as Biden prepares for NATO trip

by Sean Lyngaas • 9 months ago

“These types of tactics are readily deployable elsewhere," said FireEye's Lee Foster.

Anti-NATO disinformation effort uses coronavirus to poke political tensions

by Jeff Stone • 1 year ago

A new report from FireEye does not attribute the effort to the Russian government, though the motives are consistent.

The latest in Facebook's dragnet: Propaganda from Russian military intelligence

by Jeff Stone • 2 years ago

Operations from Iran, Malaysia and Vietnam also were identified by the social media company's researchers.

Lithuanian scammer gets 5 years for defrauding Google, Facebook of $120 million

by Jeff Stone • 2 years ago

Evaldas Rimasauskas was arrested in 2017 and arrived in the U.S. earlier this year.