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Ransomware Abettor Sentenced

A man who profited from the ransomware known as Reveton, which appropriated the FBI logo to scare victims into paying to unlock computers infected with...

Ransomware Suspects Indicted

Two Iranian men were indicted in connection with the deployment of the sophisticated and sinister SamSam ransomware that crippled the operations of critical facilities in...

The Morris Worm

Thirty years ago, a graduate student unleashed the first major attack on the Internet and became the first person convicted of a new type of...

Cyberstalking

Two unrelated sextortion crimes committed months apart and hundreds of miles away from each other illustrate the dangers of compromising personal photos being in the...

Russian Hackers Indicted

Seven GRU military intelligence officers have been charged with hacking into the computer networks of U.S. and international organizations, including those cracking down on Russia’s...

National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

Cybersecurity is everyone’s responsibility, and this month serves as a reminder that each of us has a part to play in making the Internet safer...