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Dark Overlord collaborator gets 3 years in prison for buying and selling stolen identities

by Joe Warminsky

Prosecutors said Slava Dmitriev used the handle “GoldenAce” to buy and sell stolen identities on AlphaBay, and also assisted the Dark Overlord in extortion operations.

Hackers fire off hoax email messages from FBI account after exploiting misconfigured server

by Tim Starks

No personally identifiable information was compromised in the incident, the bureau said.

‘Dark Overlord’ hacker pleads guilty, sentenced to 5 years for extortion threats

by Jeff Stone

"I don't want to see another computer for the rest of my life," Nathan Wyatt, a U.K. man, said during a court hearing.

The Dark Overlord hacking suspect who's fighting extradition to the U.S. is running out of options

by Jeff Stone

Nathan Wyatt could be on his way to the U.S. before the end of the year. The group known as the Dark Overlord has been tied to a series of attacks on U.S. schools, health care providers and Netflix.

These scammers claim to have videos of your most private moments

by Jeff Stone

The threat intelligence company Digital Shadows examined 790,000 "sextortion" attempts sent to 89,000 email recipients to find that digital con artists typically build their bogus stories on existing information about real hacks.

Securiosity: Hacky New Year

by Jeff Stone

Man, the cybersecurity world did not stop over our break. Shutdown news, Dark Overlord, Magecart, political hacks....they all happened over the past few weeks. Let's talk about it all. After we are done with that, we talk to Ellison Anne Williams, founder of Enveil. She talks about the cool things she is doing with encryption, and what exactly the data triad is.

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