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FBI, Europol Dismantle Avalanche Cybercrime Crew
Hacking

FBI, Europol Dismantle Avalanche Cybercrime Crew

A large group of law enforcement officials, security researchers, registrars, and others have dismantled a huge malware, phishing, and cybercrime network known as Avalanche, taking down more than 800,000 domains in the process. The operation, which was a collaborative effort by Europol, the FBI, German police, and security groups, resulted […]

Cerber Ransomware Seen Using Tor
Device Security, Hacking

Cerber Ransomware Seen Using Tor

Ransomware authors have adopted a number of new tactics recently to help avoid detection and stop takedown attempts, and the latest move by the gang behind the Cerber malware is the use of both Google redirection and the Tor network as evasion and obfuscation mechanisms. Researchers from Cisco’s Talos group have […]