Cyber Crime Archive

Three Greek banks attacked by hackers, who demanded ransom in Bitcoin

More cyber attacks were committed on three Greek banks by hackers who demanded ransom in virtual currency Bitcoin to stop piracy, banking sources said Monday, quoted by Agerpres informs Reuters. According to these sources,  hackers were able to block all internet banking activity of three Greek creditors for

The Islamic State offers tips to prevent Anonymous hackers

The Islamic State has responded to all threats from Anonymous hackers group, started by distributing a list of tips which should be followed in order to avoid these hackers. But the list was intercepted by the International Centre for the Study of Radicalism in London, as reports The Independent. Twitter accounts

Embarrassing situation for CIA chief. A teenager accessed his e-mail and confidential information published on the Internet

A teenage hacker said he has illegally accessed private mailbox of the CIA Director and US Secretary of Homeland Security, informs Sky News. He uploaded files to the internet, saying that they come from John Brennan AOL’s account , including addresses from contact list. According to L’Express l’Expansion, this

Facebook warns you when you are being watched by the authorities

  Online security is a matter which social network focuses very much. In these circumstances, Facebook announced via a posting that will inform users given that they are liable to be victims of online attacks. Apparently, a special notification will be provided only when offenders could be

The danger of the webcam: by hackers who spy on people

Stefan Rigo, a young man of 33 years, using a malware program called  Blackshades, through which control webcams of friends and other people, especially saving images in which they had intimate relations. British authorities said that he had a certain addiction to monitor the privacy of others, and for

Hackers steal millions of personal data of telecom customer from UK

Personal data of up to 2.4 million customers were accessed after a division of Carphone Warehouse was the target of a sophisticated cyber attack, writes The Australian. Encrypted credit card information of more than 90,000 people may have been accessed in the attack, underlined phone retailer. An

The revenge of a former employees can close the business

The revenge of former employees can close the business. You’ll find below some safety rules to protect your computer from hackers which known your business. Learn how to protect against cyber attacks and how to prevent them, learn how to protect your business. “Close your business or

FBI offers reward of 4.2 million dollars for five hackers

The Washington Post published the list of most wanted hackers, offering a total of 4.2 million dollars for them. Russian Yevgeny Mikhailovich Bogacev, dubbed ZeuS comes first, offering $ 3 million for his capture. He is accused of Trojans used to steal bank account details, passwords and

One of the most serious cyber attack against the US. Hackers are supposed to be Chinese

Personal data of 18 million current, former and potential employees US government was accessed after a cyber attack to the Office for Personnel Management (OPM). The number of people affected is four times more than the recognized public agency, reported CNN.  The estimate of 18 million was made

Hackers supports Islamic State

Increasingly,more and more hackers offer help in spreading Islamic State terror network messages, attacking the websites of media organizations, according to security company FireEye. “Supporters help the terrorist organization Islamic State for opportunistic attacks and more sophisticated cyber operations”, specifies the company FireEye. French TV5 Monde station