Threat Actors

Hacker’s website gets hacked by the victim

Hacker’s website gets hacked by the victim

Ransomware actors turn attention to holding websites hostage

Ransomware actors turn attention to holding websites hostage

Cybercriminal business models: the mutated offspring of the lean start-up?

Cybercriminal business models: the mutated offspring of the lean start-up?

Skilled bad actors using new pulse wave DDoS attacks to pin down multiple targets

Skilled bad actors using new pulse wave DDoS attacks to pin down multiple targets

Corrupt Federal Agent, Who Stole Bitcoins From Silk Road, Pleads Guilty To Money Laundering

Corrupt Federal Agent, Who Stole Bitcoins From Silk Road, Pleads Guilty To Money Laundering

2016 Open-Source Repo Continues to Fuel the PHP Server Ransomware Scene

2016 Open-Source Repo Continues to Fuel the PHP Server Ransomware Scene

Shadow Brokers EternalPulsar malware: All you need to know about the leaked NSA SMB exploits

Shadow Brokers EternalPulsar malware: All you need to know about the leaked NSA SMB exploits

An ex-hacker on how to protect your business from cybercrime

An ex-hacker on how to protect your business from cybercrime

Companies are buying bitcoin to pay off hackers, says top cybersecurity CEO

Companies are buying bitcoin to pay off hackers, says top cybersecurity CEO

Anonymous has declared war on the alt-right in a new video

Anonymous has declared war on the alt-right in a new video

North Korea-Linked Lazarus APT targets U.S. Defense contractors

North Korea-Linked Lazarus APT targets U.S. Defense contractors

British Cyber Researcher Pleads Not Guilty to U.S. Hacking Charges

British Cyber Researcher Pleads Not Guilty to U.S. Hacking Charges

Investigation uncovers Iran-backed cyber-espionage group

Investigation uncovers Iran-backed cyber-espionage group

MalwareTech’s arrest sheds light on the complex culture of the hacking world

MalwareTech’s arrest sheds light on the complex culture of the hacking world

Revenge Hacking: Former Employee Charged $1.1 Million For Hacking Company

Revenge Hacking: Former Employee Charged $1.1 Million For Hacking Company

Australian Man Sentenced for Selling 8,000 Illegal Foxtel Subscriptions

Australian Man Sentenced for Selling 8,000 Illegal Foxtel Subscriptions

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This category provides expertly curated cyber security news on the state and non-state cyber criminals. It is important for any cyber security professional or a team to keep a tab on the activities of the threat actors. It is a well-known fact that every threat actor has a unique attack print or a distinct attack modus operandi that helps the security professionals identify them. It always good for any security professional to be aware of what the threat actors are up to. Also, every day new group of hackers with new attack methods are identified by the security organizations across the globe. Therefore, for any security professional who intends to remain abreast of the developments taking place in threat actor landscape, news from this category should never be missed.