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It Takes a Village to Stop Cybercrime: How Cyber Information Sharing Organizations Help Businesses in Need

August 6th, 2018|Comments Off on It Takes a Village to Stop Cybercrime: How Cyber Information Sharing Organizations Help Businesses in Need

By Robert Kang[i] Adjunct Professor Loyola Law School, Los Angeles This article originally appeared in the May 2018 issue of the ACC Docket, The Association of Corporate Counsel. Click HERE for a .pdf of the [...]

NCFTA Announces New Cyber-Scholars Scholarship Program

August 6th, 2018|Comments Off on NCFTA Announces New Cyber-Scholars Scholarship Program

Cybercrime, regardless of how you define it, is impacting our world at the rate of billions of dollars a year and is a clear threat to our national security. Cybercriminals are tearing at the very [...]

Russian Hacker Sentenced

August 6th, 2018|Comments Off on Russian Hacker Sentenced

“A Russian national was sentenced today to 70 months in federal prison for hacking into the accounts of two companies and issuing unauthorized debit cards associated with dependent care accounts to conspirators around the world, [...]

Three Members of FIN7 Arrested

August 6th, 2018|Comments Off on Three Members of FIN7 Arrested

“Three high-ranking members of a sophisticated international cybercrime group operating out of Eastern Europe have been arrested and are currently in custody facing charges filed in U.S. District Court in Seattle…According to three federal indictments [...]

74 Arrested for Involvement in Business Email Compromise

August 6th, 2018|Comments Off on 74 Arrested for Involvement in Business Email Compromise

“Federal authorities announced today a significant coordinated effort to disrupt Business Email Compromise (BEC) schemes that are designed to intercept and hijack wire transfers from businesses and individuals, including many senior citizens.  Operation Wire Wire, [...]

Conducting Cyber Research & Analysis in the Dark Web

August 17th, 2017|Comments Off on Conducting Cyber Research & Analysis in the Dark Web

Nearly every day there are reports of new data breaches, vulnerabilities on devices and applications, illicit activities, and cyber attacks targeting private users, industry, and government agencies. The sources of cyber criminal activities come from [...]