Solomon-Azima Hack Was Strategically Edited

… story was not based on anonymous sources, but rather texts and … international media.” Feeding such hacked communications to the press is … it appear that Russian anti-corruption activist Alexei Navalny was receiving U … the blog of Russian “hacktivist” CyberBerkut. Suddenly the internet…

The real cause of large DDoS – IP Spoofing

A week ago we published a story about new amplification attacks using memcached protocol on UDP port 11211. A few things happened since then: Github announced it was a target of 1.3Tbps memcached attack. OVH and Arbor reported similar large attacks with the peak reported…

Phifer swept up in cyber attack

As such, her story of coming to politics from working for the federal government in counter-terrorism and national security has been well-disseminated. More recently, Phifer’s background intersected with her campaign in another way. She learned late last year that her private information had been compromised…

3.1.18 Dark Web and Cybercrime Roundup

Suspect Calls ‘Black Death’ Kidnapping a Publicity Stunt The story of the self-proclaimed model who cried “Black Death Group” refuses to stop making headlines. This time, Chloe Ayling’s alleged kidnapper—who slept beside her and went shoe shopping with her—claimed that she had invented the entire…