FBI hacks Hive hackers

Sent keys to victims, saving $130 million

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Hive ransomware network dismantled after FBI hacked gang's systems
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Hive ransomware network dismantled after FBI hacked gang's systems

US federal officials have seized Tor payment and data leak sites belonging to the Hive ransomware operation, which the gang used to collect millions of dollars in extortion payments.

The US Department of Justice (DoJ) said the group's servers were seized as part of a global law enforcement operation. Hive's website now displays a notification stating that it has been seized ...

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