Tag: russian hackers

Russian Hackers Behind Ransomware Targeting U.S. Police, Says Acronis

According to data-protection specialist Acronis International, Russian hackers are likely to be behind a new strain of ransomware that recently targeted and attacked a Texas police department. Named...

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FBI Warns State Election Databases Breached by Foreign Hackers

 The Federal Bureau of Investigation has issued an alert this month, urging US state election officials to increase cybersecurity measures after finding evidence that two state election databases...

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New York Times Targeted with Cyberattacks from Russian Hackers

The New York Times has revealed on Tuesday that its Moscow bureau was the target of a cyberattack initiated by Russian hackers.In a report published late on Tuesday, the New York Times has stated that...

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Russian Authorities Nab Hacker Gang Behind $25m Cyber-Theft

 A hacker gang consisting of at least 50 individuals have been apprehended, many of them arrested after allegedly using malware to steal over 1.7 billion roubles ($25 million USD). A...

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Exploring Malware: Everyday Cybercrime

Ever wonder how malware spreads, evolves, or how it's fought against?

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