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

by Tim Starks

Nickel, aka APT15, Ke3chang and Vixen Panda, was snooping on government agencies and others, the company said.

NetWalker ransomware investigation yields arrest, big cryptocurrency seizure

by Tim Starks

The NetWalker attackers have reportedly seen profits surge during the COVID-19 crisis.

'Unprecedented' sentencing for international GozNym cybercrime network

by Shannon Vavra

The cybercriminals' operation employed the malware to target 41,000 computers between 2015 and 2016.

Bulgaria hacking suspect worked on government cybersecurity before tax agency breach

by Jeff Stone

The arrest is related to a massive data breach at the National Revenue Agency. The 20-year-old man had been conducting cybersecurity training for the GDOC, a Bulgarian government agency, his lawyers said.

While Bulgaria investigates financial breach, hackers tease more data

by Jeff Stone

Bulgaria's prime minister convened an emergency meeting on the matter, and the country has sought assistance from the European Union’s cybersecurity agency.

International police dismantle crime ring that allegedly used GozNym malware to try to steal $100 million

by Sean Lyngaas

The crackdown included an indictment of 10 alleged members of the crime ring, and prosecution of defendants in Georgia, Moldova, and Ukraine.