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Cyberattack Paralyzes a Major US Fuel Pipeline
The Colonial Pipeline, the largest refined products pipeline in the US has been shut down following a cyberattack. This main fuel artery stretches all the way from the Gulf of...
German Police Takes Child Pornography Network Boystown Offline
Following a cross-border multiagency operation, German police have shut down a massive child abuse platform, known as Boystown. It was one of the biggest and most active child...
Washington DC Police Addresses Ransomware Attack on Police Servers
The Washington DC Metropolitan Police Department suffered a large data breach on Monday. Unknown perpetrators managed to gain access to police servers and stole roughly 250 GB of...
Hackers Lure in Millions of Victims Through Malware Ridden Advertisements
Over the past year, a malvertising group called Tag Barnakle have compromised over 120 ad servers. They sneakily injected malicious code to be able to display fake ads to millions...
FIN7 Hacking Group Member Sentenced to 10 Years Jail
A manager and system administrator of the hacking group FIN7 (aka Carbanak) has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for his role in cybercrimes costing firms and consumers...
Nigerian Fraudster Sentenced To 40 Months Imprisonment for Role in BEC-Scheme
A Nigerian fraudster, Ifeanyi Eke, also known as Luther Mulbah Doley, has been sentenced to 40 months imprisonment for his role in a multimillion-dollar business email compromise...
Life Savings in Cryptocurrencies Lost to Fake Trezor App
Thousands of Trezor users have been scammed by a fake app of the same name. The app was downloadable from Google’s Play Store and Apple’s App Store and claimed to be from the...
Two top Apex Legends Gamers Banned for Using DDoS Attacks to Win
Two top 10 Apex Legends players have been banned from the game for conducting DDoS attacks against an Xbox server to win games. DDoS attacks have been increasing in Apex Legends...
Clop’s Latest Victims: Two US Universities
The Clop ransomware group and its affiliates have been using the Accellion breach to attack several firms. The latest victims are two US universities, namely the University of...