The internationally renowned Vienna hacker Peter Kleissner will have uncovered a global spying campaign from Russia, said to have been affected by the next few conglomerates and the local Bank Austria. "They used a Trojan and stolen data," said Kleissner to APA.
Prosecution of 4 Russian and 1 Ukrain national started today in Newark, N.J they have been charged with running a sophisticated hacking organization that over seven years penetrated computer networks of more than a dozen major American and international corporations.report (AP)
The hackers have sold more than 160 million credit and debit card numbers and sold them to resellers around the world.
The Russian activist Aleksandr Dolmatov was found dead in the cell of the deportation center in Rotterdam on the 17th of January. This is seven months after he fled to the Netherlands. Yesterday they buried Aleksandr Dolmatov in Russia.
Aleksandr Dolmatov could have been targeted by Russian relations. Aleksandr Dolmatov was a 36 year old manager in a missile factory before his trouble started.
Wanna buy a botnet? It will cost you somewhere in the region of $700. If you just want to hire someone else’s botnet for an hour, though, it can cost as little as $2.
Maybe you’d like to spy on an ex — for $350 you can purchase a Trojan horse that lets you see all incoming and outgoing texts. Or maybe you’re just in the market for some good old-fashioned spamming — that will cost you $10 for someone to send a million e-mails on your behalf.
The malware business growing around Google Android -- now the leading smartphone operating system -- is still in its infancy.
Today, many of the apps built to steal money from Android users originate from Russia and China, so criminal gangs there have become cyber-trailblazers.
Sophos and Symantec on Wednesday released their latest Android malware discoveries written in Russian. While the language narrows the number of potential victims, the social-engineering tactics used to get Android users to install the malware is universal.
MOSCOW (Reuters) - The activist hacker group Anonymous said on Friday it planned to attack Russian government websites in order to support opposition protests ahead of Vladimir Putins inauguration as president. In an Internet video that went viral, the Russian arm of the group said on YouTube it would shut down the governments main website on Sunday, when protesters plan to stage a million-strong march in central Moscow.
National Army Day in Tehran on Tuesday, Brigadier General Vahidi said that the production of an alternate (air defense) missile system for the S-300 is underway, adding that the production has progressed and has yielded good results.
Vahidi added that the relevant information about the latest developments in the production of the sophisticated missile system will be announced within the current Iranian calendar year (started March 20).