FBI Officials Arrest Another Alleged FIN7 Gang Member

FBI Officials Arrest Another Alleged FIN7 Gang Member

According to newly released court documents, Ukrainian national Denys Iarmak has been arrested for alleged involvement in the malicious cyber campaigns run by the infamous hacking group FIN7. Among others, Iarmak has ...
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Internal Fraud Surging During COVID-19

With employee ranks thinning due to economic cutbacks stemming from COVID-19, fraud is on the rise. Here’s what to look out for Companies are scrambling to adjust and protect their businesses during ...
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Radware Report: Malicious Bots More Human-Like

A report published by Radware finds well over half (58%) of the malicious bots tracked in February by the provider of IT security platforms can now mimic human behavior. Ben Zilberman, head ...
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New Ransomware Innovations Bring Shame

As if ransomware wasn’t a big enough problem already, it just evolved from a costly nuisance into a full-fledged data breach designed to shame companies into paying. This new twist on ransomware ...
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Limiting the Impact of the Cybercrime Pandemic

In coping with the global pandemic that is COVID-19, organizations shouldn’t lose sight of protecting themselves against cybercrime Global concerns over the current spread of the novel coronavirus COVID-19 and what will ...
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FBI Takes Down Russia-based Cyber Platform Selling Private Data and Contraband

FBI Takes Down Russia-based Cyber Platform Selling Private Data and Contraband

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) took down the DEER.IO website, a known cybercrime platform based in Russia, along with Kirill Victorovich Firsov, its alleged administrator. When you hear of personal information ...
Villainy Of The Most Atrocious Sort

Villainy Of The Most Atrocious Sort

via Raphael Satter, Jack Stubbs and Christopher Bing, writing at Reuters comes this well-crafted reportage, detailing a new malicous attack on the World Health Organization and mounted by currently-surveilled foul-villains-of-the-cyber-kind. Most Assuredly ...

Coronavirus Cybersecurity: Scams To Watch Out For

The Coronavirus pandemic has shocked the world in recent months, with many countries being forced to go into lockdown or encourage its nationals to self-isolate as much as possible. Many are trying ...

Cybercriminals’ Motivations during Catastrophic Times

Brittany Haynes wrote an article about “How Criminals Are Benefitting From the COVID-19 Crisis” on March 19, 2020, which is available at https://www.igi-global.com/newsroom/archive/malicious-threat-your-inbox-covid/4477?utm_source=IGI+Global+Products+and+Publishing+Opportunities&utm_campaign=58a5a8500d-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_Research_Trends_1_19_wk1_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_bcbd627034-58a5a8500d-47781814 Haynes’s article references a March 9, 2020 article by ...