[HackerNews] Latvian Woman Charged for Her Role in Creating Trickbot Banking Malware

The U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) on Friday charged a Latvian woman for her alleged role as a programmer in a cybercrime gang that helped develop TrickBot malware. The woman in question, Alla Witte, aka Max, 55, who resided in Paramaribo, Suriname, was arrested in Miami, Florida on February 6. Witte has been charged with […]

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Daily NCSC-FI news followup 2021-06-06

Hacker lexicon: What is a supply chain attack? arstechnica.com/information-technology/2021/06/hacker-lexicon-what-is-a-supply-chain-attack/ Cybersecurity truisms have long been described in simple terms of trust: Beware email attachments from unfamiliar sources and don’t hand over credentials to a fraudulent website. But increasingly, sophisticated hackers are undermining that basic sense of trust and raising a paranoia-inducing question: what if the legitimate […]

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