Springfield, MO

Log in Subscribe

FBI reveals takedown of ransomware group Hive

Posted online

The FBI on Thursday revealed a takedown of ransomware group Hive.

Federal officials reportedly infiltrated Hive and stopped the group from collecting more than $130 million in ransomware demands from over 300 victims.

Hive's website has been seized by the FBI. Hive's servers also were seized by the German Federal Criminal Police and the Dutch National High Tech Crime Unit, according to Reuters.

Read more from Reuters.


No comments on this story |
Please log in to add your comment
Editors' Pick
Business Spotlight: Meet the Paleoartist

In 50 years creating dioramas for museums, Terry Chase has become an authority mixing art and science.

Most Read
Update cookies preferences