Ako ransomware demands $3000. Operators hide behind tOr.

Ako ransomware demands $3000. Operators hide behind tOr.

The SonicWall Capture Labs Threat Research Team have recently come across a new variant of Ako ransomware. The malware spreads via spam email and shares similarities to MedusaLocker. This has lead many... Read more »

Kreditech Investigates Insider Breach

Kreditech , a consumer finance startup that specializes in lending to “unbanked” consumers with little or no credit rating, is investigating a data breach that came to light after malicious hackers... Read more »

Lizard Stresser Runs on Hacked Home Routers

The online attack service launched late last year by the same criminals who knocked Sony and Microsoft ’s gaming networks offline over the holidays is powered mostly by thousands of hacked home... Read more »

Treasury Dept: Tor a Big Source of Bank Fraud

A new report from the  U.S. Treasury Department found that a majority of bank account takeovers by cyberthieves over the past decade might have been thwarted had affected institutions known to... Read more »