Discussion in 'malware problems & news' started by ronjor, Jun 16, 2017.
Hacker jailed for selling Asda and Uber customers' data on dark web
Despite Ringleader’s Arrest, Cobalt Group Still Active
Hacker gets 5 years for Russian-linked Yahoo security breach
Canadian Yahoo hacker gets a five year prison sentence
May 30, 2018
Masterminds behind prolific CEO fraud ring arrested
June 4, 2018
Feds Ramp Up Investigations Into Online Harassment, Cyberstalking & Threats
June 4, 2018
Five Indicted for Conning Target, Shoppers Out of Nearly $800K
British cyber expert accused of lying to FBI about malware
'Vigilance' hacker charged over Minnesota government attacks
Amazon $1.2m gadget scam couple jailed
"US hits Russian firms with sanctions, citing cyberattacks
WASHINGTON (AP) — The ... administration on Monday slapped sanctions on several Russian companies and businessmen for engaging in cyberattacks and assisting Russia’s military and intelligence services with other malicious activities.
The Treasury Department said it was imposing sanctions on five Russian firms and three of their executives under legislation passed last year and an executive order aimed at punishing efforts to hack into U.S. computer systems. The sanctions freeze any assets that those targeted may have in U.S. jurisdictions and bar Americans from doing business with them...
Treasury said the sanctions were a response to a number of cyberattacks, including last year’s NotPetya attack, as well as intrusions into the U.S. energy grid and global network infrastructure. It also said that Russia had been tracking undersea cables that carry the bulk of the world’s telecommunications data..."
74 Arrested in International Email Scam Schemes
Trial Begins for Two Men, One a Pastor, Accused of Making Millions Off Hacked Press Releases
June 13, 2018
"Video Gamers Plead Not Guilty in Kansas 'Swatting' Death
(WICHITA, Kan.) — Two online gamers whose dispute over a $1.50 Call of Duty WWII video game bet allegedly led police to fatally shoot a Kansas man pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges in a “swatting” case that drew national attention...
They remain free on a $10,000 bond each and were ordered to find a job and not to play online video games or have contact with witnesses...
...making a hoax call carries a potential life sentence because it resulted in a death, and some of the other charges carry sentences of up to 20 years..."
Dark web's 'OxyMonster' pleads guilty to narco-trafficking, faces 20 years in prison
June 12, 2018
Police to Lay Charges in Japan’s First “CryptoJacking” Case
June 13, 2018
French Nationals Arrested for 'Rex Mundi' Hacks
Feds charged six current and former Fitbit employees for stealing trade secrets from Jawbone
Ross Ulbricht’s alleged confidant “Variety Jones” extradited to US
Japan: 16 Arrested in Monero Cryptojacking Case, Local Media Report
June 16, 2018
Internet 'domain jacker' jailed for 20 years over armed website heist
June 17, 2018
French authorities dismantle Black Hand dark web market
Man arrested for defrauding Walmart of $1.3 million in PC return scheme
Mass. Man Pleads Guilty in ATM Jackpotting Operation
US Fraudster Pleads Guilty to Using OPM Breach Data
June 19, 2018
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