Experts, NSA cyber director say ransomware could threaten campaigns in 2022
Hackers are also widening their net to candidates' families and friends, experts say.
North Korea aims 'TraderTraitor' malware at cryptocurrency workers
The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency is attributing the campaign to hackers known as the Lazarus Group.
Russian attempts to phish Ukrainian targets with 'war crimes' lures unsuccessful so far, official says
Ukraine's CERT attributed the phishing effort to a Russian state-backed group known as Armageddon or Gamaredon.
Coordinated phishing campaign targeted election officials in nine states, according to FBI
This kind of activity is likely to continue or increase as the 2022 midterms approach, the FBI said.
FBI: Cybercrime reports saw 'unprecedented' rise last year, costing nearly $7B
Business email compromise again proved costliest, at $2.4 billion, according to the bureau's Internet Crime Complaint Center.
Emotet's tax-season phishing is back with new tricks
Researchers at Cofense say the operators behind the Emotet botnet "have upped their game" for 2022's tax season.