Russia ”neutralizes” REvil ransomware gang, arrests 14

According to Russia’s top agency FSB (Federal Security Service), the arrests against the Revil ransomware gang were made at the request of the government of the United States. Russia’s Federal…

Cybersecurity for Industrial Control Systems: Part 1

Trend Micro – Trend Micro – Cybersecurity for Industrial Control Systems: Part 1 Ransomware In this two-part series, we look into various cybersecurity threats that affected industrial control systems endpoints.…

Threat Roundup for January 7 to January 14

Today, Talos is publishing a glimpse into the most prevalent threats we’ve observed between Jan. 7 and Jan. 14. As with previous roundups, this post isn’t meant to be an…

Ukraine says more than 70 government websites were defaced, 10 were subjected to 'unauthorized interference'

Ukrainian law enforcement agencies said more than 70 state websites were attacked on Friday and accused hacker groups associated with Russian secret services of potentially being behind the incident.  The…

Trends that shaped ransomware – and why it’s not slowing down

Written by CyberScoop Staff Jan 14, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP Read the full report. Ransomware isn’t showing signs of slowing down in the new year. It’s staked its claim as a…

Russia Stops REvil

Russia Stops REvil Russia says it has ended the criminal activities of the REvil ransomware gang and placed its members under arrest.  In an action coordinated by the Federal Security Service of…

Husband and wife among ransomware operators arrested in Ukraine

Gang of five arrested in Ukraine for their involvement in large-scale ransomware attacks on international firms costing millions of dollars in damages. Ukrainian law enforcement authorities are on an arrest…

DigiCert Acquires Mocana

DigiCert Acquires Mocana American technology company DigiCert has announced the acquisition of Mocana, a cybersecurity firm based in California. Mocana was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Sunnyvale. The focus of the company is…

Flaw Found in Biometric ID Devices

Flaw Found in Biometric ID Devices A critical vulnerability has been discovered in more than ten devices that use biometric identification to control access to protected areas. The flaw can…

Top Illicit Carding Marketplace UniCC Abruptly Shuts Down  

UniCC controlled 30 percent of the stolen payment-card data market; leaving analysts eyeing what’s next. A top underground market for buying and selling stolen credit-card details, UniCC, has announced it’s…