Tags ransomware

European police seize BestMixer, saying it helped launder $200 million worth of cryptocurrency

by Jeff Stone • 9 hours ago

It looks like law enforcement began collecting evidence against the site almost immediately upon its debut.

Meet Sodinokibi, a ransomware strain that exploits a critical Oracle server flaw

by Jeff Stone • 3 weeks ago

Digital extortionists are exploiting a bug with a severity score of 9.8 out of 10 that Oracle sought to squash with a patch issued last week.

TA505 hackers thwarted at the door of a big financial org

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 weeks ago

The group known for Locky ransomware has revealed some of its new tools and tactics.

Marcus Hutchins pleads guilty to two counts related to Kronos banking malware

by Greg Otto • 1 month ago

Also known as MalwareTech, Hutchins was responsible for stopping the WannaCry ransomware outbreak.

How hackers are changing up their business models

by CyberScoop Staff • 1 month ago

Charles Henderson, global managing partner and head of X-Force Red at IBM, talks with CyberScoop Editor-in-Chief on how cybercriminals are changing their business models based on how organizations quash threats.

SamSam outbreak led to FBI restructuring, top official says

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The notorious ransomware forced the FBI to rethink how the bureau tackles cyber investigations.

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