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Analysis of well-known Iranian hacking group points to more purely financial attacks

by AJ Vicens

The government-linked hacking activity is both an intel-gathering effort as well as a money maker, researchers say.

Inside the FBI's quiet 'ransomware summit'

by Sean Lyngaas

Exclusive: A look at an unprecedented, closed-door conference that's meant to fend off the threat ravaging enterprises across the U.S.

SamSam outbreak led to FBI restructuring, top official says

by Sean Lyngaas

The notorious ransomware forced the FBI to rethink how the bureau tackles cyber investigations.

U.S. indicts two over SamSam ransomware attacks that hit Atlanta, other cities

by Zaid Shoorbajee

The indictment includes notable cases like the attacks on the city of Atlanta, the city of Newark and the Port of San Diego.

SamSam ransomware group has hit 67 organizations in 2018, researchers say

by Sean Lyngaas

SamSam continues to have the health care sector in its sights.

LabCorp attack highlights persistent ransomware threat to health sector

by Sean Lyngaas

Ransomware has hit the vast medical-testing and blood diagnostics company LabCorp, the latest health care organization to be targeted by the hostage-taking malware.