Reining in this digital currency could reduce criminal activity and undermine other exchanges.
Latest in Cybersecurity: Crime and Espionage
While the Shadow Brokers and Vault 7 leaks left trails of evidence behind them, there have been no arrests in the last eight months.
Documents concerning a former NSA Tailored Access Operations (TAO) developer, Nghia Hoang Pho, who pleaded guilty on Friday to willful retention of national defense information.
An unsealed indictment of three Chinese nationals charged with hacking the systems of U.S. companies for economic advantage calls into question the robustness of commercial espionage norms.
An information technology provider holds a company hostage, a serial sextortionist is unmasked and an Army Reserve subcontractor is convicted
Another cybercriminal is sentenced in the WorldPay hack.
Two cybercrime cases this summer highlight a stark contrast in rehabilitation and recidivism.
A study of the takedowns of AlphaBay and Hansa marketplaces.
Though it was little noticed outside the Bitcoin community, the arrest in Greece on a sealed U.S. indictment of Alexander Vinnik for allegedly running the BTC-e crypto-currency exchange is significant news.
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.