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Russia's war on Ukraine making life difficult for Russian cybercriminals

by AJ Vicens

Flashpoint says international sanctions and a string of law enforcement actions are causing trouble for criminals to cash out.

Bitdefender releases REvil decryptor as ransomware gang shows signs of return

by Tim Starks

Bitdefender and other cyber firms are seeing signs of a REvil rebirth.

Four years after FBI shut it down, AlphaBay dark web marketplace claims it's back in business

by Sean Lyngaas

The new-look AlphaBay will have to work to regain trust in the criminal underworld.

Threat intel firms suggest ransomware gang 'BlackMatter' has ties to DarkSide, REvil hackers

by Tim Starks

BlackMatter could be a successor organization, or something more fluid.

How Hydra, a Russian dark net market, made more than $1 billion in 2020

by Tim Starks

Hydra has remained resilient where others have fallen to law enforcement operations.

Dark web marketplaces aren't the hacker hotbeds they used to be

by Jeff Stone

Drugs, not malware, are the most popular items sold on dark web markets.