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Ransomware fighter on the run after costing hacker gangs millions

Security expert Fabian Wosar is in hiding after costing ransomware authors hundreds of millions of dollars since 2012. The German-born IT security expert was even...

Bitcoin ransomware attacks up 365% – here’s why victims are paying up

Ransomware attacks have almost quadrupled this year and are now targeting cities, hospitals, and schools. For many victims, there is a good reason to...
Another city caves to hackers, pays $460K Bitcoin ransom

Another city caves to hackers, pays $490K Bitcoin ransom

Another city in Florida has given in to the demands of hackers behind a ransomware attack and are paying a hefty Bitcoin ransom. The city...
CRYPTOJACKING ALERT: New crypto mining malware hides in plain sight

CRYPTOJACKING ALERT: New crypto mining malware hides in plain sight

New cryptocurrency mining malware is exploiting a vulnerability in the Oracle WebLogic Server while it hides in plain sight. Cybersecurity researchers at Trend Micro are...
ALERT: New app promises free Bitcoin and Ethereum, delivers malware instead

ALERT: New app promises free Bitcoin and Ethereum, delivers malware instead

A new Bitcoin scam is luring victims into downloading malware by promising them free Ethereum and BTC. This scam is being promoted through various websites...
ALERT: Smartphone apps stealing your cryptocurrency

ALERT: Smartphone apps stealing your cryptocurrency

Researchers from ESET found two malicious crypto-stealing apps in the Google Play store that have been downloaded over 1,000 times. The two fraudulent apps are...

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