Goznym Takedown Shows the Anatomy of a Modern Cybercriminal Supply Chain

Goznym Takedown Shows the Anatomy of a Modern Cybercriminal Supply Chain

For decades, the security industry has warned that the cybercriminal economy has been developing its own highly specialized, professional supply chain. But only when law enforcement tears the lid off a well-honed hacker operation—as they did today with the global Goznym malware crew—does the full picture of every interlinked step in that globalized crime network come into focus.


On Thursday, police in six countries along with the US Department of Justice and Europol announced the takedown of the Goznym malware operation—linked with another operation known ..