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Hackers hit key ATM network in crime spree that clears $10 million

A previously undetected hacker group has netted around $10 million in heists on at least 20 companies, in some cases by targeting the transfer networks banks use to transfer money, a Moscow-based security firm said Monday.

Members of the MoneyTaker group, named after a piece of custom malware it uses, started its heist spree no later than May 2016. That’s when it penetrated an unnamed US bank, according to researchers with Group-IB in a report titled MoneyTaker: 1.5 Years of Silent Operations. The hackers then used their unauthorized access to control a workstation the bank used to connect to the First Data STAR Network, which more than 5,000 banks use

Read more at: https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2017/12/hackers-hit-key-atm-network-in-crime-spree-that-clears-10-million/

Hackers hit key ATM network in crime spree that clears $10 million …

A previously undetected hacker group has netted around $10 million in heists on at least 20 companies, in some cases by targeting the transfer networks banks use to transfer money, a Moscow-based security firm said Monday.

Members of the MoneyTaker group, named after a piece of custom malware it uses, started its heist spree no later than May 2016. That’s when it penetrated an unnamed US bank, according to researchers with Group-IB in a report titled MoneyTaker: 1.5 Years of Silent Operations. The hackers then used their unauthorized access to control a workstation the bank used to connect to the First Data STAR Network, which more than 5,000 banks use

Read more at: https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2017/12/hackers-hit-key-atm-network-in-crime-spree-that-clears-10-million/

Suspect in chaotic Glenrock crime spree pleads guilty | Cops … – Casper Star

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Suspect in chaotic Glenrock crime spree pleads guilty – Casper Star

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Suspects in custody after targeting women in crime spree

INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) – Three people are in custody suspected in a dangerous crime spree attacking women on the south side of Marion County in the Camby area. Part of the area is patrolled by officers from The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department Southwest District. The suspects include an underage girl for her role in the crime spree.

The armed robberies happened near the busy intersection of State Road 67 and Camby Road. One of the victims, a mother of three, told Eyewitness News she knew something was up right away. One of the suspects stopped the mother and pretended to need help.

Ashleigh Frye said, “He said can I use your phone? I said no and I went to hit the lock button on my door.”

Frye did everything she could while here in the driver’s seat of her pick-up truck to keep

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Carjacking Crime Spree Ends In Arrest

Home Invasion Victim Runs For Safety During Bizarre Crime Spree

Home Invasion Victim Runs For Safety During Bizarre Crime Spree …

Jeffco crime spree ends after bank robbery, kidnapping and home …

KUSA – A suspect involved in numerous crimes committed throughout Jeffco early Saturday morning is in custody, law enforcement says.

“We’re fortunate, these were violent crimes all at gunpoint,” Mark Techmeyer, spokesperson for the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, said. “No one was injured.”

Starting at 4 a.m. in Lakewood, the suspect got into the car of a 27-year-old man leaving his apartment for work. The suspect told the man to drive him from the complex – turning a carjacking into a kidnapping, authorities say.

The driver begged to be let go, so the suspect dropped the man off at work – a Conoco in Lakewood.

“The victim says, ‘Man, I just want to go to work. If you drop me off at

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Jeffco crime spree ends after bank robbery, kidnapping and home invasion

KUSA – A suspect involved in numerous crimes committed throughout Jeffco early Saturday morning is in custody, law enforcement says.

“We’re fortunate, these were violent crimes all at gunpoint,” Mark Techmeyer, spokesperson for the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, said. “No one was injured.”

Starting at 4 a.m. in Lakewood, the suspect got into the car of a 27-year-old man leaving his apartment for work. The suspect told the man to drive him from the complex – turning a carjacking into a kidnapping, authorities say.

The driver begged to be let go, so the suspect dropped the man off at work – a Conoco in Lakewood.

“The victim says, ‘Man, I just want to go to work. If you drop me off at

Read more at: http://www.9news.com/news/crime/jeffco-crime-spree-ends-after-bank-robbery-kidnapping-and-home-invasion/498290272