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Darkode computer hacking forum shuts after investigation spanning 20 countries

2015/07/15

IDG News Service - (International) U.S. authorities filed hacking charges against 12 suspects affiliated with the Darkode hacker Web forum after the FBI and law enforcement organizations from 20 countries shut down the site and arrested or searched 70 Darkode members worldwide. The Web site allowed hackers to share technology and tradecraft used to infect computers and wireless devices of victims.

Source: http://www.networkworld.com/article/2948634/darkode-computer-hacking-forum-shuts-after-investigation-spanning-20-countries.html

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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