Tag Archives: Cryptocurrencies

03Jul/20

Ransomware Targets Outdated Microsoft Excel Macros to Deploy Attacks

Microsoft Security Intelligence alerted users to a type of ransomware, called Avaddon, that uses Excel 4.0 macros to distribute malicious emails. These emails contain attachments which deploy an attack when opened inRead More…

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27Jun/20

Transnational Cybercrime Group Co-Founder Who Amassed $568M Pleads Guilty

A Russian national behind the cybercriminal enterprise Infraud Organization has pleaded guilty on June 26 to racketeering conspiracy, due to his role as a co-founder and admin of the dark web-based cardingRead More…

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17Jun/20

Crypto-Ransomware Attacks Are Spreading Like a Hacking Wildfire

The last two years have witnessed a hefty uptick in crypto-centric ransomware attacks. Not only are bad actors becoming more refined, but they are facilitating access to other, less sophisticated ones. AccordingRead More…

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