Tag: Department of Justice

DOJ Charges Leaker of NSA Docs on Russia’s Election Hacking

 A top-secret NSA report published by The Intercept today points has seemingly confirmed long-held suspicions of Russian hacking groups playing a part in the 2016 US elections. A report published in...

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Russian Spies Hired Cybercriminals to Hack 500 Million Yahoo Accounts: Justice Dept

The United States government has directly implicated Russian agents of instigating and directing the hack of half a billion Yahoo user accounts by hiring cybercriminals. The US Justice Department has...

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US Justice Department to Announce Charges against Russians & Canadian in Yahoo Breach

The U.S. Department of Justice is reportedly set to announce indictments against suspected hackers involved in at least one of multiple hacking attacks against Yahoo that resulted in two of the...

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Arizona Man Arrested after Alleged Hack of Thousands of University Email Accounts

A 20-year-old man from Phoenix, Arizona has been arrested and charged for allegedly hacking into thousands of student email accounts at multiple universities around the United States. Johnathan...

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Clinton Hacker "Guccifer" Sentenced to 52 Months in Prison

Romanian hacker Guccifer who was the first to expose the very existence of a private email server belonging to Hillary Clinton during her days as the secretary of state, has now been sentenced to 52...

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Romanian Hacker of Clinton Emails Pleads Guilty

Marcel Lazar, a Romanian hacker who used the hacker alias “Guccifer” has pleaded guilty to two separate hacking charges, prosecutors have announced. Guccifer, infamous for his 2013 hack...

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US Plans to Blame Iranian Hackers for NY Dam Cyber Attack

 According to a report, the US Justice Department is working on an indictment for hackers based in Iran who attempted to gain access to operational controls for the Bowman Avenue Dam in New York...

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