DDoS assault knocks Belgian government websites offline

The attack overwhelmed the techniques of a Belgian ISP, leading to widespread service outages and disruptions…

INTERPOL aims to deal a blow to digital piracy

The agency’s new initiative may also warn concerning the high value of the free lunch –…

FBI groups up with ‘Have I Been Pwned’ to alert Emotet victims

The info breach notification website now lets you verify if your login credentials might have been…

$38 million worth of gift cards stolen and sold on dark web

Easy to redeem and hard to trace, gift cards remain a hot commodity in the criminal…

Vengeful IT worker gets jail time for deleting company’s Microsoft user accounts

The company was left to deal with three months’ worth of IT problems An IT contractor…

FBI: Cybercrime losses topped US$4.2 billion in 2020

The Bureau received over 28,000 reports of COVID-19-themed scams last year The United States’ Federal Bureau…

Not all cybercriminals are sophisticated

Some perpetrators of online crime and fraud don’t use advanced methods to profit at the expense…

Hacker attempts to poison Florida city’s water supply

While the incursion was thwarted in time, cyberattacks targeting critical infrastructure are a major cause for…

Emotet botnet disrupted in global operation

The law enforcement action is one of the most significant operations against cybercriminal enterprises ever Europol…

Hackers leak stolen COVID‑19 vaccine documents

The documents related to COVID-19 vaccine and medications were stolen from the EU’s medicines agency last…

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