Big Banks To Be Targeted by Black October Cyber Attack

I have to admit that when I heard about the historic (and it was historic) distributive denial of service (DDoS) cyber attack on the DNS provider, Dyn, which brought down Twitter, Amazon, and other major sites, I concluded that some nation state was behind it. It seemed too well thought out to be the work … Continue reading Big Banks To Be Targeted by Black October Cyber Attack

Dread Pirate Roberts, Ross Ulbricht, Convicted of Running Silk Road, But It’s Still Business as Usual in the Deep Web

A Manhattan court convicted Ross Ulbricht, the owner and operator of the deep web site, Silk Road, on all seven counts, including drug trafficking, criminal enterprise, aiding and abetting the distribution of drugs over the internet, computer hacking and money laundering. Dread Pirate Roberts, as he was known down under, faces the possibility of life imprisonment. … Continue reading Dread Pirate Roberts, Ross Ulbricht, Convicted of Running Silk Road, But It’s Still Business as Usual in the Deep Web