U.S. recovers millions from infamous '3ve' advertising scam group

Written by Tonya Riley May 18, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP The U.S. government recovered more than $15 million in proceeds from a global advertising scheme that cost businesses in the U.S.…

Ukrainian cybercriminal sentenced to four years in U.S. prison for credential theft scheme

Written by AJ Vicens May 12, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP A Ukrainian man convicted in February of trafficking in stolen username and password credentials was sentenced to four years in federal…

Google files suit against Cameroonian cybercriminal who used puppies as lures

Written by AJ Vicens Apr 11, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP Google filed a lawsuit Monday against a Cameroonian man, accusing him of creating scam websites that promise to “sell adorable puppies,”…

Estonian man sentenced to prison for role in cyber intrusions, ransomware attacks

Written by Suzanne Smalley Mar 25, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP An Estonian man was sentenced to 66 months in federal prison Friday for participating in ransomware attacks which caused more than…

Canadian man accused of extorting $28 million in ransomware scheme extradited to U.S.

Written by AJ Vicens Mar 10, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP A Canadian man arrested in January 2021 for his role in the NetWalker ransomware attacks was extradited to the U.S. and…

Court hands Microsoft control of websites linked to spying by Chinese hackers

Written by Tim Starks Dec 6, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP Microsoft obtained a court order to seize websites from a Chinese government-linked espionage group that was using the sites to attack…