Jenaro Blalock was handed a 12-year prison sentence - along with three years of supervision following his release - on Friday after he pleaded guilty in 2013 to heading up an identity theft ring.
Mt. Gox CEO lied when he said that the former world's biggest Bitcoin exchange - which filed for bankruptcy protection in the U.S. on Sunday - had been relieved of 850,000 Bitcoins, according to the alleged hackers.
Variants of the Dexter and Project Hook point-of-sale malware continue to pose a threat to retailers, according to new research by Arbor Networks' security engineering and response team.
Two things needed to become widely available for cyber criminals to further expand the threat landscape - a network infrastructure that allows them to operate under the radar, and currency that would let them conduct commerce anonymously.
The best aspect of opportunistic encryption is in the fact that it can be built into our infrastructure and deployed transparently for everyone.
It was a night that featured some of the most notable names in the security industry. Here's a look at some of the action on the night of the 2014 SC Awards U.S.