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DEA Looking Into Possible Breach of Law Enforcement Portal
The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has said it is investigating the potential breach of a restricted portal used by federal agencies. The DEA issued a brief statement...
The West Says Russia Behind Satellite Cyberattack in Ukraine
The U.S., UK, the EU, and other allies have strongly condemned a cyberattack conducted by Russia in February targeting Viasat's KA-SAT satellites that provide broadband connection...
British Man Charged With Hacking and Stealing From U.S. Banks
The United States Attorney's Office (AO) has leveled criminal charges against Idris Dayo Mustapha, a UK citizen, for hacking into various American financial institutions and...
Ransomware, Pandemic Behind Shutdown of Historic Lincoln College
The impact of the pandemic combined with a targeted ransomware cyberattack has devastated the small liberal arts institution Lincoln College in Lincoln, IL, beyond repair. As a...
Persistent Cyberattacks Force Costa Rica to Declare National Emergency
Costa Rica's President Rodrigo Chaves has declared a national emergency due to crippling cyberattacks on several government bodies. A hacker linked to Russia-based cybercrime...
Pegasus Spyware Detected on Spanish PM, Defense Minister’s Phones
Spanish authorities said they have found Pegasus spyware on the phones of Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez and Defense Minister Margarita Robles. Government officials said that they...
REvil Ransomware Resurfaces with Rebranded Operations
Security researchers believe that the notorious REvil ransomware gang has returned after discovering REvil source code in a new malware operation. Last year, several governments...
“Nightmare” Social Engineering Scams Target Instagram Users
A new wave of elaborate socially engineered impersonation scams is on the rise, and it threatens to compromise the livelihood of Instagram users. Vancouver-based online...
Russia Has Battered Ukraine with Destructive Cyberattacks, Microsoft Says
Russia has carried out more extensive cyberattacks alongside its on-ground military operations in the ongoing conflict against Ukraine than was previously documented, according to...