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Ukrainian police have carried out nearly two dozen raids targeting alleged associates of a Russian-speaking ransomware gang it blamed for a half billion dollars in cyberattacks and extortion that hit the United States and South Korea especially hard.
PETALING JAYA: Police have opened an internal inquiry into allegations by a man that he was beaten up by cops while having his statement recorded on June 9 over a domestic abuse case.
From Ghana, Togo, Sierra Leone, Guinea Bissau, Pakistan and other countries, the asylum-seekers find temporary work through a local non-profit group that helps them find legal employment in vineyards or olive groves while their claims are being processed.
Sextortion syndicates in Asia and Africa are raking in millions from targets in places such as Britain, enabled by wire-transfer services and cryptocurrencies
US companies and government agencies are reeling from recent ransomware attacks that have disrupted critical services, from a major oil pipeline to a beef producer and hospitals.
Cryptocurrencies' transparent transactions are proving that shady deals using the technology might not be as hidden as criminals believe it to be, with authorities increasingly able to track them down.
KUALA LUMPUR: Sentul police have recorded statements from two individuals who claimed they were extorted by police.
Cybercriminals took advantage of companies adjusting to the "unique challenges" of remote work by carrying out hacks, data breaches, video hijacks and fraud.
MANILA, June 5 (dpa): Three people were killed when a passenger bus was set on fire in the southern Philippines, police said on Friday night (June 4).