How Cybercrime Empires Are Built

Strong partnerships and collaborations between industry and law enforcement are the most critical ways to take down cybercrime groups before they grow.

Dark Reading, Staff & Contributors

June 20, 2024

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IGOR STEVANOVIC VIA ALAMY STOCK

It appears that 2024 could be the year of the cybercrime takedown. The most high-profile takedown so far this year, LockBit, was an international news story that broke the back of the so-called "most harmful cybercrime group." This was followed up shortly by the takedown of ALPHV/BlackCat.

However, for every takedown, there is an equivalent cybercrime "startup." Here's how such organizations emerge and function. 

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