Operation GameOver Zeus and CryptoLocker

Law enforcement agencies from across the world, supported by Europol's EC3, joined forces in a coordinated action led by the FBI, targeted infrastructure supporting the malicious software known as CryptoLocker and Gameover Zeus, also known as 'Peer-to-Peer Zeus'. Gameover Zeus is an extremely sophisticated type of malware designed to steal banking and other credentials from the computers it infects.

Results: Disruption of the Gameover Zeus botnet and the seizure of Command and control servers. Suspect identified and added to the FBI's Cyber's Most Wanted. 


30 May 2014
30 May 2014