People targeted by cyber criminals have lost over US$1.4 billion in 2017, most of it in relation to romance and confidence schemes and hacked email accounts, an FBI report released Monday shows.
A group of 160 Russian cybercriminals netted over US$ 790 million worldwide between 2012 and 2015, according to a new report by Ruslan Stoyanov, head of investigations into computer incidents at Kaspersky Lab cybersecurity firm.
A court in the United States (US) has sentenced a Russian national living in Tewksbury, Mass. to two years’ imprisonment for cyber fraud.
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