CISA – Ransomware targeted SCADA systems of 3 US water facilities

United States has warned of more ransomware attacks on information technology (IT) and operational technology (OT) networks of country’s Water and Wastewater Systems (WWS) Sector facilities. On Thursday, multiple US…

How to Use IP Geolocation in Threat Intelligence and Cybersecurity

Hacks, leaks, and phishing scams happen so often that they hardly register as news anymore. Just last week, Google warned of a phishing scam perpetrated by Fancy Bear, a hacking…

Couple sold nuclear warship data hidden in peanut butter sandwich, bubble gum pack

The former Navy Nuclear engineer and his wife used a bubble gum package and peanut butter sandwich to hide SD card with sensitive data and sell it to undercover FBI…

Banking Insider Accused of Role in $1m BEC Scheme

Banking Insider Accused of Role in $1m BEC Scheme Three men including one former bank employee have been indicted by a federal grand jury for their alleged role in a…

US Creates National Cryptocurrency Enforcement Team

US Creates National Cryptocurrency Enforcement Team The United States Department of Justice (DOJ) has formed a new task force to oversee complex investigations and prosecutions of criminal misuses of crypto-currency.…

US to increase scrutiny on cryptocurrency, federal contractors in effort to slow hacking

Written by Tim Starks Oct 6, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP U.S. officials unveiled a suite of cybersecurity initiatives Wednesday, from cracking down on illicit cryptocurrency usages to increasing transparency about data…

Ex-army admin jailed for 12 years over US military health data theft

Frederick Brown, a medical data technician & administrator associated with the 65th Medical Brigade of the US Army caused millions of dollars in losses Frederick Brown, a 40-year-old resident of…

12 years jail for man who unlocked phones, defrauded AT&T of $200m

By Deeba Ahmed According to the US DoJ, Fahd remotely unlocked phones belonging to AT&T despite knowing that an investigation was launched against him. This is a post from HackRead.com…

AT&T Phone-Unlocking Malware Ring Costs Carrier $200M

Threat Post –  Threat Post –  With the help of malicious insiders, a fraudster was able to install malware and remotely divorce iPhones and other handsets from the carrier’s U.S.…

U.S. Names Ransomware Attacks a Similar Priority to Terrorism

Security Intelligence – Security Intelligence – U.S. Names Ransomware Attacks a Similar Priority to Terrorism At the beginning of May, a U.S. pipeline company suffered a ransomware attack. The company…