New research from Palo Alto Networks' Unit 42 tracks the rise and fall of illicit XMR mining in the cloud. New research has found that cryptojacking, or the illegal use of someone else’s computing resources to mine cryptocurrencies, has quietly decreased for the first time since 2018.
A gunrunner who imported guns to Liverpool from America using the Dark Web is on the run after escaping open prison. Joseph Halsall, 25, is on the run after absconding from an open conditions jail in Warrington at 4.30am.
The ransomware gang exfiltrated 40 gigabytes of data from the fashion house, including HR and salary details. Luxury Italian men’s clothing line Boggi Milano has confirmed what Ragnarok was already bragging about on the Dark Web: The brand was hit with a ransomware attack, according to multiple sources.
The data was reportedly swiped in 2019, but still exists online, according to cyber security expert. Phone numbers and other account details for some 533 million Facebook (FB) - Get Report users has been posted on the dark web recently, reported a cyber-threat intelligence firm and several news outlets.
Police investigating a gang selling large quantities of ecstasy around the world on the dark web said they have “dismantled” it following a series of raids. The National Crime Agency (NCA) began inquiries last summer after parcels of MDMA destined for Europe, Asia and the US were intercepted.
The know-your-customer (KYC) information of 3.5 million MobiKwik users has allegedly been leaked, with a hacker asking for 1.5 bitcoins in exchange for 8.2TB of data. The breach was highlighted by a French security researcher who goes by the name Elliot Anderson. He has flagged such leaks of Indian users' data in the past.
A man who admitted attempting to buy cannabis on the dark web using bitcoin and to laundering over €26,000 in cash was handed down a suspended sentence at Kilkenny Circuit Court.