Russian Bulletproof Hosting Kingpin Gets Five Years

Russian Bulletproof Hosting Kingpin Gets Five Years A Russian man has been sentenced to five years behind bars for his part in a bulletproof hosting venture that helped support countless…

Alleged FIN7 scammer Denys Iarmak is set to plead guilty

Written by Jeff Stone Nov 16, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP An alleged member of the FIN7 hacking group is set to plead guilty, admitting to a role in a criminal organization…

Scam PACs Allegedly Stole $3.5m from Trump Voters

Scam PACs Allegedly Stole $3.5m from Trump Voters Three men have been charged with multiple counts of fraud and money laundering after allegedly running scam fund-raising operations that tricked Trump donors…

Aleksandr Zhukov, self-described 'king of fraud,' is sentenced to 10 years

Written by Jeff Stone Nov 10, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP A Russian man who once described himself as the “king of fraud” for his role in orchestrating a multimillion dollar crime…

#BHEU: Ransomware is The New Terrorism, Contends Cyber Expert

#BHEU: Ransomware is The New Terrorism, Contends Cyber Expert “The continued survival and future of your organization cannot be based upon negotiations with criminals,” was the stark message given by…

Euro Police Arrest Two More REvil Affiliates as US Issues Sanctions

Euro Police Arrest Two More REvil Affiliates as US Issues Sanctions European law enforcers announced the arrests of two suspected REvil affiliate members on Monday, bringing their total for the…

REvil Affiliates Arrested; DOJ Seizes $6.1M in Ransom

The U.S. is seeking the extradition of a Ukrainian man, Yaroslav Vasinskyi, whom they suspect is behind the Kaseya supply-chain attacks and other REvil attacks. International law enforcement is squeezing…

US charges 2, seizes more than $6 million as part of dragnet against REvil ransomware gang

Written by AJ Vicens Nov 8, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP The U.S. government announced a sweeping set of actions Monday targeting alleged REvil ransomware attackers in Europe, including an arrest, an…

Chinese Spy Faces Decades in Jail After Conviction

Chinese Spy Faces Decades in Jail After Conviction A Chinese intelligence officer has been convicted of cyber-espionage by a US federal jury, in the first ever case of its kind.…

US offers $10m reward for decisive info on DarkSide ransomware gang

The U.S. Department of State is paying an additional $5 million to anyone who can provide information leading to the arrest or conviction of any individual in any country “conspiring…