How SIM Swapping Attacks Work and How to Protect Yourself

Between 2019 and 2020, the FBI received 320 complaints of SIM swap attacks, totaling an estimated $12 million in losses. In 2021 alone, the agency received more than 1,600 SIM swap complaints, inflicting estimated losses of $68 million. With SIM swapping on the rise,...

Hive ransomware has extorted $100 million in 18 months, FBI warns

$100 million in just the last 18 months.That's the amount of money that the Hive ransomware is thought to have extorted from over 1300 companies around the world, according to a  joint warning issued by the FBI, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency...

Unknown Hackers Breach Radio Free Asia but Make No Demands

A cyberattack on Radio Free Asia compromised the data of nearly 4,000 people, the non-profit news service has announced.Radio Free Asia (RFA) is a US government-funded private news service that broadcasts radio programs and publishes online news and commentary for...