FBI seizes website used by notorious ransomware gang

CNN — The FBI has seized IT infrastructure used by a notorious ransomware gang that extorted more than $100 million from hospitals, schools and other victims around the world, U.S. officials said Thursday. Since July, FBI officials have had extraordinary access to the computer networks of the so-called Hive ransomware group, FBI Director Christopher Wray … Read more

Holocaust survivor had his life savings cheated by woman he met on dating site, prosecutors say

CNN — A Holocaust survivor had his life savings cheated by a woman he met on a dating site, prosecutors say in the latest romance scam targeting the elderly. Peaches Stergo, a 36-year-old Florida woman also known as Alice, was arrested Wednesday on wire fraud charges for allegedly tricking an 87-year-old man out of more … Read more