An information technology provider holds a company hostage, a serial sextortionist is unmasked and an Army Reserve subcontractor is convicted
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Another cybercriminal is sentenced in the WorldPay hack.
A study of the takedowns of AlphaBay and Hansa marketplaces.
Cybercrime Roundup: Russian-born US Citizen Sentenced for Committing Cybercrime Within the United States
On July 10th, Alexander Tverdokhlebov was sentenced to 110 months for his activities renting out botnets on Russian-language cybercrime forums.
The courts take up questions over authorization to access the third-party accounts of former employees, the CFAA's definition of "loss," and bitcoin.
Cybercrime Roundup: Using Twitter as a Weapon, Copyright Trolling Porn, and Script Kiddies on the Rise
In this edition of the cybercrime roundup, a Twitter troll is prosecuted for purposefully inducing a seizure, a copyright troll and fake porn producer finally pleads guilty, and we learn that hacking is on the rise among young teenagers.
Lower courts on both the state and federal level are grappling with how Riley’s treatment of cellphones applies to the search of technology.
In this edition of the Cybercrime Roundup, the Department of Justice dismantles the Avalanche criminal cyber infrastructure, a hacker affiliated with Anonymous pleads guilty in the Steubenville hacking case, and a Minnesota man is sentenced for sextortion.
This time on the Cybercrime Roundup, Photobucket extortion, celebrity phishing, sextortion, and bitcoin.
The recent quantity of cases provides at least some evidence that Chinese spies may be feeling the breath of the FBI.