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Cyber crime North London hacker sentenced for blackmailing Apple for ransom

Kerem Albayrak, a cyber criminal from North London, has been sentenced to a two year suspended jail term, 300 hours …

Cyber crime Hacker who conned Google & Facebook out of £92m jailed for 5 years

Evaldas Rimasauskas, a Lithuanian national who targeted employees at Google and Facebook with spear-phishing attacks by impersonating a vendor company …

Cyber crime Malicious Jet2 insider jailed for launching cyber attack against his own firm

Scott Burns, a former employee of a company that offered ICT services to low-cost airline company Jet2, has been jailed …

Cyber crime Online fraudsters jailed for using malware to empty victims’ bank accounts

The Birmingham Crown Court recently awarded separate prison sentences to three online fraudsters who used malicious software to infiltrate computers …

Cyber crime UK extradites Dark Overlord hacker Nathan Wyatt to the US

The US Department of Justice announced today that Nathan Wyatt, a prolific cyber criminal who is a member of The …

Cyber crime Notorious hacker from Essex fined over £270,000 and jailed for 6 years

Zain Qaiser, a 25-year old British hacker who was sentenced to six-and-a-half-years in prison for targeting millions of computer users …

Cyber crime Magecart hackers targeting e-commerce sites selling fake Nike and Adidas shoes

A new investigation from Malwarebytes has found that hackers are inserting malicious code into hundreds of e-commerce websites that are …

Cyber crime FBI takes down cyber crime ring that perpetrated various BEC scams

Following the extradition of a prolific Nigerian cyber criminal to the United States, law enforcement authorities have successfully taken down …

Cyber crime Evil Corp hackers indicted for running Dridex malware campaigns

A joint collaboration between the National Crime Agency, the National Cyber Security Centre, and the FBI has culminated with the …

Cyber crime 13 hackers behind Imminent Monitor RAT arrested in worldwide crackdown

Europol has announced that an international law enforcement crackdown against the use and distribution of the Imminent Monitor Remote Access …

Cyber crime ‘Pervasive’ digital sexual violence against women skyrockets in Singapore

From online stalking to revenge porn, cases of digital sexual violence have spiked sharply in Singapore, women's rights campaigners warned …

Cyber crime Prolific hacker imprisoned for facilitating millions of DDoS attacks

Sergiy Usatyuk, a 21-year-old hacker, has been sentenced to 13 months in prison in the U.S. for owning, administering and …