AlphaBay down, users suspect scam

AlphaBay, known as one of the largest dark web markets and dubbed the New Silk Road, has been offline since Wednesday. Users see the...

A number of critical flaws poke holes in Cisco’s security

As Cisco’s weekly security update list shows, there are some major vulnerabilities. Greatly affecting both the Elastic Services Controller and the Ultra Services Framework,...

NotPetya’s creators prove they can unscramble a file

Journalists of Motherboard have contacted the hackers linked to the new variety of Petya, often referred to as NotPetya. An encrypted file sent to...

Experts neutralized another malware attack in Ukraine

In cooperation with the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU), Ukrainian cyber police have stopped the second wave of Petya cyber-attack. Arsen Avakov, Interior Minister of...

Bithumb, Korean cryptocurrency exchange, hacked, $1 million stolen

Bithumb, an online exchange based in South Korea, has suffered a hack: a computer of one of its employees has been compromised. A customer...

China restricts popular VPN services to strengthen the Great Firewall

The Great Firewall of China is the nation's Golden Shield project, which has been effective in censoring the Internet. The government has been also...

Researchers cracked GnuPG, patch available

Security researchers succeeded at cracking libgcrypt20, GnuPG’s cryptographic core: they got their hands on the entire 1024-bit RSA key after taking an advantage of...

Motorcycle gang used stolen key data to pull multiple thefts

Around three years ago, a number of thefts hit the San Diego County. Somehow, thieves stole several Jeep Wranglers without being caught, leaving local...

British teen charged with organizing DDoS attack business

Jack Chappell, an 18-year-old student from Stockport, West Midlands, has been charged with providing DoS software to cybercriminals attacking world’s largest businesses. He appeared...

Wikileaks revealed ELSA, a Wi-Fi geo tracker

On June 28, Wikileaks opened to public documents related to ELSA, an app allegedly created by the CIA to locate the targets using open...