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Researchers nab wannabe ransomware scammer trying to convince victims to help hack their employer

by Tim Starks • 1 month ago

The would-be perpetrator appeared to be associated with the DemonWare ransomware outfit.

Accused email scammers busted in Nigeria for alleged fraud against 50,000 victims

by Tim Starks • 10 months ago

The TMT gang has compromised victims in more than 150 countries, according to Interpol and Group-IB.

Nigerian scammer sentenced for defrauding targets out of $1 million in office supplies

by Shannon Vavra • 1 year ago

Much of the activity went down in 2013.

UK man arrives to face charges in US after alleged $2 million email scam

by Shannon Vavra • 1 year ago

It's the fourth time a defendant in this case has been charged.

Treasury Department sanctions six Nigerians after email scam nabs millions of dollars

by Jeff Stone • 1 year ago

Suspects also are under indictment in Nebraska.

Nigerian email scammers upped their game, averaging 90,000 attacks monthly in 2019

by Jeff Stone • 1 year ago

The "SilverTerrier" group has evolved into a mature hacking threat over the past five years, researchers say.