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US offers up to $15 million for tips on ALPHV ransomware gang
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US offers up to $15 million for tips on ALPHV ransomware gang

Rewards of up to $10 million are being offered by the US State Department for information that may help identify or locate the leaders of the ALPHV/Blackcat ransomware gang. Affiliates and first access brokers may be deterred by the additional $5 million reward offered for information on anyone attempting to participate in ALPHV ransomware attacks. During this ransomware gang's first four months of activity, from November 2021 to March 2022, the FBI connected them to over sixty breaches globally. Until September 2023, ALPHV has also reportedly received at least $300 million in ransom payments read more US offers up to $15 million for tips on ALPHV ransomware gang. Get up to date on the latest cybersecurity news and enhance your knowledge of cybersecurity with our thorough cove...
China positioned to hack US railways and pipelines
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China positioned to hack US railways and pipelines

Following the discovery of new information by Western intelligence agencies that China is capable of massive cyberattacks against US critical infrastructure, the US State Department has issued a caution to network defenders to remain vigilant. During a news conference in Washington, DC, on Thursday, State Department spokesperson Matthew Miller mentioned critical infrastructure, which includes "oil and gas pipelines and rail systems." Government and network defenders in the general public must continue to be on guard read more China is positioned to hack US railways and pipelines. With ReconBee.com Stay ahead of the latest threats with in-depth coverage of cyber attacks and cybersecurity trends, and the latest cybersecurity news.