BEC Costs UK Firms £140M Over Past Year

BEC Costs UK Firms £140M Over Past Year Reported business email compromise (BEC) incidents have hit 4600 cases over the past 12 months, costing individuals and businesses £138m in losses,…

Groove Calls for Cyberattacks on US as REvil Payback

The bold move signals a looming clash between Russian ransomware groups and the U.S. Following the recent international law enforcement effort that dismantled the infrastructure for the REvil ransomware group,…

Groove Ransomware Gang Asks Extortion Groups to Attack US Interests

Following the recent event, when REvil ransomware‘s infrastructure was taken down by law enforcement, the Groover ransomware gang has begun to react to what happened. So they have started to…

DarkSide Ransomware Gang: New Activity Indicates a Rush to Cash Out Bitcoin

It has been observed a recent activity associated with a wallet owned by the DarkSide ransomware gang. It seems that its operators want to cash out $7 million in Bitcoin…

Tesco's website restored after suspected cyberattack

UK supermarket giant Tesco has restored access to its website and app after an outage struck the service on Saturday, preventing customers from ordering or cancelling deliveries until Sunday evening.…

Google details cookie stealer malware campaign targeting YouTubers

Google attributed the malware campaign to a group of attackers recruited via a Russian-language hacker forum. Google has disclosed details of a new campaign involving phishing attacks launched against YouTube…

REvil Servers Shoved Offline by Governments – But They’ll Be Back, Researchers Say

A multi-country effort has given ransomware gang REvil a taste of its own medicine by pwning its backups and pushing its leak site and Tor payment site offline. The REvil…

US Secret Service Announces Cyber Games Winner

US Secret Service Announces Cyber Games Winner A team of law enforcement officials from South Carolina has seized first place in a nationwide cybersecurity contest. More than 200 teams from…

South African police arrest eight men suspected of targeting widows in romance scams

South African police have arrested eight suspects in connection to romance scams that defrauded at least 100 women. The gang used “sob stories” as a lure to push women —…

Multiple governments involved in coordinated takedown of REvil ransomware group: Reuters

Cybersecurity experts have told Reuters that law enforcement officials from multiple countries were involved in the disruption of the REvil ransomware gang, which went dark for the second time on…