• FBI Paid iPhone Hackers $1.3 Million, Report Claims

    FBI Paid iPhone Hackers $1.3 Million, Report Claims

    Every industry analyst firm is producing research about NGES, and they all reach the same conclusi James Comey suggested the FBI paid the iPhone hackers upward of $1.3 million -- more than Comey will earn for the remaining seven years of his term as FBI director.
  • After Trump Win, Russian Hackers Strike US Think Tanks

    After Trump Win, Russian Hackers Strike US Think Tanks

    A round of targeted phishing campaigns (attempts to obtain sensitive information by pretending to be a trustworthy entity) came less than six hours after Donald Trump was named President-elect of the US.According to cyber incident response firm Volexity, the hackers belong to a Russian gang best known for infiltrating computer networks at the Democratic National Committee and the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee.
  • Malware Turns ATMs Into Cash-Spewing Jackpots

    Malware Turns ATMs Into Cash-Spewing Jackpots

    But while Buhtrap looted ATMs via fraudulent wire transfers, the ATM scammers reportedly use a less hands-on method: "touchless jackpotting.The hackers reportedly use a penetration testing tool known as Cobalt Strike, which lets them access servers that control ATMs via bank PCs infected by malicious emails.