Biden Agrees to Hold a Summit with Putin

U.S. President Joe Biden has agreed to hold a summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin to discuss the crisis over Ukraine.  The White House said that the meeting proposed by…

Russia Announces Withdrawal of its Troops from the Ukraine Border

On Tuesday, Russia announced that it was withdrawing some troops from the Ukrainian border to their bases. It would be the first step towards the de-escalation after weeks of crisis…

Gozi trojan creator arrested by Colombia police

Colombian law enforcement has apprehended an accused cybercriminal who distributed the Gozi Trojan.   Mihai Ionut Paunescu, popularly known as “Virus,” a Romanian national, was one of three main suspects…

This Microsoft Edge bug allows hackers to steal your information

Microsoft released updates for its Edge browser last week that fixed two security bugs, one of which is a security bypass vulnerability that may be used to inject and execute…

Crypto mining malware – Crackonosh mined Monero worth $2 million

A new variant of cryptocurrency-mining malware, known as Crackonosh, has been detected that Windows Safe mode, during attacks.   The malware has been named Crackonosh by Avast researchers, and it…

Clop ransomware gang partners laundered $500 million in ransomware payments

The cybercrime group was busted last week in connection with Clop (or Cl0p) ransomware attacks against numerous companies over the past several months, assisted in the laundering of $500 million…

John McAfee, the creator of antivirus, was reportedly found dead

According to a government official, John McAfee, the founder of the McAfee antivirus software, was found dead in his cell at a jail near Barcelona.   A Spanish court had…

Russia bans Opera VPN and VyprVPN: Report

Roskomnadzor (RKN), Russia’s telecoms and media regulator, imposed restrictions on the use of VyprVPN and Opera VPN services in the nation on Thursday.   The state agency said in a…

Paradise Ransomware source code released

The Paradise Ransomware source code was released on a hacking forum and may be used by any aspiring hacker to create their own customized ransomware operation.   Only active members…

Russian cybercriminal arrested in US

In the United States, a Russian cybercriminal was found guilty of running a malware-masking service that assisted hackers in infecting victim computers all over the world with malware, including ransomware.…