Ransomware

Ransomware hacking campaign targets Europe and North America, Italy warns

1 hour ago   |   Politico

The United States and Canada both have a high number of targets.
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Ransomware attack forces closure of Nantucket schools

Ransomware attack forces closure of Nantucket schools

4 days ago   |   WCVB

The cyberattack was first detected Tuesday morning, which led to an early dismissal for students.
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FBI Takes Down Hive Criminal Ransomware Group

5 days ago   |   Scientific American

A cybersecurity expert explains how the FBI's operation against the ransomware group Hive will impact the rest of this criminal industry
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The Untold Story of a Crippling Ransomware Attack

6 days ago   |   Wired

More than two years ago, criminals crippled the systems of London's Hackney Council. It's still fighting to recover.
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Justice Dept. Dismantles a Major Ransomware Operation

10 days ago   |   NY Times

The department said it had successfully prevented victims from having to pay $130 million in ransoms to Hive, a prolific ransomware gang, before seizing two of the group's...
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US infiltrates big ransomware gang: ‘We hacked the hackers'

10 days ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - The FBI and international partners have at least temporarily disrupted the network of a prolific ransomware gang they infiltrated last year, saving victims...
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US infiltrates big ransomware gang: ‘We hacked the hackers'

10 days ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

By ERIC TUCKER and FRANK BAJAK WASHINGTON - The FBI and international partners have at least temporarily disrupted the network of a prolific ransomware gang they infiltrated...
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FBI says it 'hacked the hackers' to shut down major ransomware group

FBI says it 'hacked the hackers' to shut down major ransomware group

10 days ago   |   NPR

The FBI spent months spying on the ransomware group Hive and secretly helped victims before shutting the entire operation down. (Image credit: Ting Shen/Bloomberg via Getty Images)
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US hacks the hackers, infiltrates ransomware gang

US hacks the hackers, infiltrates ransomware gang

10 days ago   |   Arizona Daily Star   |   2 articles

The Justice Department says it has dismantled an international ransomware network that "targeted more than 1500 victims around the world since June of 2021. "Last summer, FBI...
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Justice Department disrupts group behind thousands of ransomware attacks

10 days ago   |   Politico

The Justice Department on Thursday announced it had disrupted a notorious cybercriminal group behind ransomware attacks on more than 1,500 victims worldwide and millions of...
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