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Former Microsoft engineer sentenced for role in ransomware scheme

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 2 days ago

Raymond Uadiale sent about $94,000 in ill-gotten funds to the U.K., according to court documents.

Malware campaign that targeted Tibet's diaspora linked to wider operation

by Mark Satter • 1 week ago

A malware campaign against members of the Tibetan diaspora this year was part of a wider operation that has also targeted governments and industries in the Asia-Pacific region, according to a new report released today by Citizen Lab.

Malware-ransomware combo campaign hits North American inboxes

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

Popular credential-stealing malware AZORult has been paired with the Hermes ransomware to send thousands of emails to computer users in North America, according to new research.

LabCorp attack highlights persistent ransomware threat to health sector

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 weeks ago

Ransomware has hit the vast medical-testing and blood diagnostics company LabCorp, the latest health care organization to be targeted by the hostage-taking malware.

New Android malware hijacks Telegram for surveillance

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

A new family of malware capable of comprehensive surveillance is targeting Android devices through Telegram, ESET researchers say.

North Korea to blame for string of Latin America bank hacks, insiders say

by Chris Bing • 2 months ago

A string of devastating bank hacks across Latin America all carry North Korean fingerprints, according to three people with knowledge of the matter.

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