Black Hat 2022

The State Department announced its $10 million bounty for details on Conti members at the Black Hat cybersecurity conference in Las Vegas in August and promoted the reward on casino chips with QR codes. (Photo by AJ Vicens/CyberScoop)

State Department offers $10 million for details on Conti ransomware gang members

As of January 2022, there were more than 1,000 victims of attacks associated with Conti ransomware and payouts exceeding $150 million.
Bystanders look at Russian military equipment that was destroyed in fights with the Ukrainian army, displayed as part of an outdoor exhibition on central square of Lviv, on Aug. 11. (Photo by YURIY DYACHYSHYN/AFP via Getty Images)

Russia’s digital attacks are haphazard, chaotic, says top Ukrainian cyber official

Moscow's approach to incorporating cyberattacks into its ongoing assault reflects an "absence of strategy," said Victor Zhora.