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Russian Hacker Pleads Guilty to Developing and Distributing Citadel Trojan

Russian Hacker Pleads Guilty to Developing and Distributing Citadel Trojan

March 22, 2017Wang Wei
A Russian man accused of developing and distributing the Citadel Banking Trojan , which infected nearly 11 Million computers globally and...
20-years-old Alleged "NullCrew" Hacker Arrested by the FBI

20-years-old Alleged "NullCrew" Hacker Arrested by the FBI

June 18, 2014Wang Wei
The FBI officers have arrested a 20-year-old Tennessee man and charged with federal computer hacking for allegedly conspiring to launch ...
Beware : WikiLeaks fans should think before they botnet !

Beware : WikiLeaks fans should think before they botnet !

December 11, 2010Mohit Kumar
Do you support WikiLeaks? Are you mad at critics trying to snuff it out? Maybe you're thinking about joining the online protests aimed a...
Hacker Who Used Linux Botnet to Send Millions of Spam Emails Pleads Guilty

Hacker Who Used Linux Botnet to Send Millions of Spam Emails Pleads Guilty

March 28, 2017Mohit Kumar
A Russian man accused of infecting tens of thousands of computer servers worldwide to generate millions in illicit profit has finally ent...
I'm Warning You, Don't Read this Article. It's a Federal Crime!

I'm Warning You, Don't Read this Article. It's a Federal Crime!

July 14, 2016Swati Khandelwal
Yes, you heard it right. If I tell you not to visit my website, but you still visit it knowing you are disapproved, you are committing a fed...
Malware Can Bypass Chrome Extension Security Feature Easily

Malware Can Bypass Chrome Extension Security Feature Easily

September 06, 2014Mohit Kumar
Researchers have uncovered a new social engineering trick that leads users to a malicious extension from Google Chrome impersonating to ...
macOS Malware Creator Charged With Spying on Thousands of PCs Over 13 Years

macOS Malware Creator Charged With Spying on Thousands of PCs Over 13 Years

January 10, 2018Mohit Kumar
The U.S. Justice Department unsealed 16-count indictment charges on Wednesday against a computer programmer from Ohio who is accused of ...
Pentagon tightens computer security in wake of WikiLeaks breach !

Pentagon tightens computer security in wake of WikiLeaks breach !

March 12, 2011Mohit Kumar
Top defense and intelligence officials reiterated their commitment to information-sharing at a Senate hearing Thursday, even as they outline...
Two Romanian Hackers Extradited to the U.S. Over $18 Million Vishing Scam

Two Romanian Hackers Extradited to the U.S. Over $18 Million Vishing Scam

May 07, 2018Swati Khandelwal
Two Romanian hackers have been extradited to the United States to face 31 criminal charges including computer fraud and abuse, wire fraud...
US Charges Two Russian Spies & Two Hackers For Hacking 500 Million Yahoo Accounts

US Charges Two Russian Spies & Two Hackers For Hacking 500 Million Yahoo Accounts

March 15, 2017Mohit Kumar
The 2014 Yahoo hack disclosed late last year that compromised over 500 million Yahoo user accounts was believed to be carried out by a s...
Alleged BlackShades Malware Co-Author pleads not Guilty

Alleged BlackShades Malware Co-Author pleads not Guilty

May 31, 2014Swati Khandelwal
A Swedish man accused of being involved in the creation of the malicious software used to infect over half a million systems in more tha...
Texas Man Indicted for Hacking Into Computer Network, Stealing $274,000  !

Texas Man Indicted for Hacking Into Computer Network, Stealing $274,000 !

December 24, 2010Mohit Kumar
A federal indictment unsealed earlier today alleges that a 35-year-old Texas man hacked into the computer network of an Eden Prairie busine...
Hacker Sentenced to 46 Months in Prison for Spreading Linux Malware

Hacker Sentenced to 46 Months in Prison for Spreading Linux Malware

August 03, 2017Wang Wei
A Russian man accused of infecting tens of thousands of computer servers worldwide to generate millions in fraudulent payments has been i...
Harvard researcher arrested on hacking charges

Harvard researcher arrested on hacking charges

July 21, 2011Mohit Kumar
Harvard researcher arrested on hacking charges A Harvard researcher  Aaron Swartz  has been arrested in Boston for broke into the computer ...
Teenagers jailed for running £16m internet crime forum !

Teenagers jailed for running £16m internet crime forum !

March 03, 2011Mohit Kumar
Three teenagers who founded and operated one of the world's largest English-language internet crime forums, described in court as "...
Journalist Matthew Keys gets 2-Year Prison term for helping Anonymous Hackers

Journalist Matthew Keys gets 2-Year Prison term for helping Anonymous Hackers

April 14, 2016Mohit Kumar
Former Reuters journalist Matthew Keys , who was convicted last year of helping the Anonymous group of hackers, has been sentenced to 24...
​Google, Yahoo, Facebook Collaborate to Blacklist Bad Bots

​Google, Yahoo, Facebook Collaborate to Blacklist Bad Bots

July 22, 2015Mohit Kumar
The major tech companies including Google, Facebook, and Yahoo! have joined their hands to launch a new program meant to block fake web...
US Charges Five Chinese Military Officials with Economic Espionage

US Charges Five Chinese Military Officials with Economic Espionage

May 19, 2014Mohit Kumar
The United States has filed criminal charges against Chinese military officials for hacking and cyber espionage against several America...
LulzSec hacker Jeremy Hammond pleads guilty to Stratfor attack, could face 10 years in prison

LulzSec hacker Jeremy Hammond pleads guilty to Stratfor attack, could face 10 years in prison

May 28, 2013Wang Wei
A computer hacker linked to the group known as Anonymous and LulzSec  pleaded guilty on Tuesday to breaking into Stratfor , a global inte...
3 Mobile UK Hacked – 6 Million Customers' Private Data at risk

3 Mobile UK Hacked – 6 Million Customers' Private Data at risk

November 17, 2016Mohit Kumar
Three, one of UK's biggest mobile operators, has become the latest victim of a massive data breach that reportedly left the personal ...