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Moldovan hacker 'Smilex' gets time served, deportation in international Bugat malware case – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Moldovan hacker ‘Smilex’ gets time served, deportation in international Bugat malware casePittsburgh Post-GazetteA hacker from Moldova who goes by the handle “Smilex” was sentenced Thursday to time served and will be deported for his role in an overseas phishing scheme using the Bugat malware to steal banking information …

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Report: Number of Routers Affected by Crypto Malware Doubled Since August, Reaching 415K – Cointelegraph

Cointelegraph Report: Number of Routers Affected by Crypto Malware Doubled Since August, Reaching 415KCointelegraphThe number of MikroTik routers affected by cryptojacking malware has repotedly doubled since summer 2018, reaching 415,000, security researcher VriesHd tweeted Sunday, Dec. 2. Since August, VriesHd has been reporting on crypto malware that targets …Is your router …

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FBI: Watch out for Iranian SamSam malware – fifthdomain.com

fifthdomain.com FBI: Watch out for Iranian SamSam malwarefifthdomain.comDays after indicting Iranian hackers accused of masterminding the spread of malware, the U.S. government is warning critical infrastructure firms such as hospitals, scientific institutions and local governments, to protect themselves from the SamSam virus.Sophisticated International Hackers Continue to Target the Public SectorLexology …

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Malware and AI could fuel major cyber crime growth in 2019 – ITProPortal

ITProPortal Malware and AI could fuel major cyber crime growth in 2019ITProPortalThe latest research from McAfee has warned that companies will be ‘under siege’ from malware, ransomware and other type of cyber criminal activities next year. Advertisement. According to the company’s latest report, malware-as-a-service families will …Underground cybercriminal collaboration to propel …

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