The takedown by German authorities of Hydra Market is only the latest law enforcement operation impacting darknet marketplaces.
The threat group has been using a new initial access vector and a novel malware family in the first stages of its attack.
A coordinated law enforcement operation seized 15 servers of a VPN provider that was a “popular choice for cybercriminals.”
Microsoft has disrupted "a key piece of infrastructure" used by the China-based threat group known as Nickel or APT15.
The U.S. government is upping its efforts to track down members of the DarkSide cybercrime group, which was behind the May ransomware attack on the Colonial Pipeline.