National Crime Agency takes part in global operation to take down hacking website linked to Lizard Squad

clock • 2 min read

Coventry man arrested and bailed in global operation against cyber criminals

The UK's National Crime Agency (NCA) has taken part in a global operation to close down Darkode.com, a "dark web" hacking forum used by Lizard Squad and other cyber-crime groups. At the same tim...

To continue reading this article...

Join Computing

  • Unlimited access to real-time news, analysis and opinion from the technology industry
  • Receive important and breaking news in our daily newsletter
  • Be the first to hear about our events and awards programmes
  • Join live member only interviews with IT leaders at the ‘IT Lounge’; your chance to ask your burning tech questions and have them answered
  • Access to the Computing Delta hub providing market intelligence and research
  • Receive our members-only newsletter with exclusive opinion pieces from senior IT Leaders

Join now

 

Already a Computing member?

Login

You may also like
Operation Cronos: NCA reveals details of LockBit affiliates

Threats and Risks

Operation has been crippled - for now

clock 22 February 2024 • 3 min read
Law enforcement takes down LockBit - updated

Security

NCA among the groups under 'Operation Cronos'

clock 20 February 2024 • 2 min read
FBI disrupts BlackCat ransomware operation, unveils decryption tool

Hacking

The ransomware group claims FBI only obtained decryption keys for the last month and a half

clock 20 December 2023 • 3 min read
Most read
01

Intel splits in two, signs deal with Microsoft

22 February 2024 • 7 min read
04

Cambridge University hit by DDoS attack

20 February 2024 • 1 min read
05

Gemma: Google unveils open AI models

22 February 2024 • 3 min read

Sign up to our newsletter

The best news, stories, features and photos from the day in one perfectly formed email.

More on Security

Law enforcement takes down LockBit - updated

Law enforcement takes down LockBit - updated

NCA among the groups under 'Operation Cronos'

Tom Allen
clock 20 February 2024 • 2 min read
Microsoft's chief security advisor joins Cybersecurity Festival 2024

Microsoft's chief security advisor joins Cybersecurity Festival 2024

Sarah Armstrong-Smith will talk AI in security

Tom Allen
clock 19 February 2024 • 1 min read
Microsoft announces critical zero-day Exchange bug

Microsoft announces critical zero-day Exchange bug

Enables remote control of Exchange Server

Vikki Davies
clock 16 February 2024 • 1 min read