August 8, 2014

Is Russia the World's Cybercrime Capital?

Joshua Keating, Slate

The Associated Press

The New York Times reported yesterday that a Russian crime ring had assembled a collection of more than a billion Internet passwords. While some are casting doubt on claims that this is the “biggest hack ever,” it does appear to be a significant milestone in the history of cybercrime as well as the latest in a string of high-profile cases involving Russian hackers.

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TAGGED: Cybersecurity, Cyberwar, Russia


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