FBI : Russian criminals, FSB agents behind massive Yahoo! email breach

The FBI is currently holding a press conference, announcing the indictment of Russian cybercriminals linked to the Yahoo! email breach in 2014. Four defendants were charged with a number of crimes, one of which was arrested in Canada. Said the FBI: “If you illegally target US citizens & American companies, you will be identified, pursued, […]

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East Nashville Farmers Market domain hijacked by Russian hackers

The domain name Eastnashvillemarket.com has been hijacked away from its owners, organizers of the East Nashville Farmers Market. In yet another domain theft originating at GoDaddy, the domain has been moved to the India based registrar, PublicDomainRegistry.com. The current WHOIS displays the registrant based in Russia, with the domain’s DNS pointed to servers in Armenia. […]

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Anglotopia: More domains stolen from GoDaddy by Russian hackers

A domain and business owner describes his domain saga, involving GoDaddy and domain hackers from Russia and Ukraine. The latter, tried to extort the owner asking for a sizable ransom of $24,000 to be paid in exchange for four profitable domains: Anglotopia.net Londontopia.net Aussietopia.net BudgetBritainGuide.com By accessing the Gmail account managing the domains at GoDaddy, […]

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Russian hackers: Social engineering works well when domains are involved

An auto-translated post in a secret forum that is a nest of Russian hackers, discusses social engineering and domain names. ” I made fake mail Yandex and the mass send letters on behalf of the administration with a request to change the password. Letter was with the following contents: Dear email@yandex.ru – In support, it was […]

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