Incidents

‘Avalanche’ network dismantled in international cyber operation

‘Avalanche’ network dismantled in international cyber operation The Avalanche network was used as a delivery platform to launch and manage mass global malware attacks and money mule recruiting campaigns. It has caused an estimated EUR 6 million in damages in concentrated cyberattacks on online banking systems in Germany alone.
01-12-2016, 17:41, Новости » Происшествия

’Rose of the Winds’ - international operation against drug trafficking

’Rose of the Winds’ - international operation against drug trafficking The Europol Drugs Team played a key role in the operations. Over 20 operational meetings have been funded in three years, bringing investigators to the same table. On-the-spot support was also provided during five operations.
01-12-2016, 14:34, Новости » Происшествия

Solidarity with Italy: EU funds to support reconstruction efforts after the earthquakes

Solidarity with Italy: EU funds to support reconstruction efforts after the earthquakes The European Commission announces a first aid disbursement worth €30 million under the EU Solidarity Fund and proposes to fully fund reconstruction operations under Structural Funds programmes.
30-11-2016, 20:17, Новости » Происшествия

Over 4500 illicit domain names seized for selling counterfeit products

Over 4500 illicit domain names seized for selling counterfeit productsThe internet has become an essential channel for e-commerce, and counterfeiters are increasingly taking advantage of the World Wide Web to deceive, sell and ship fake products directly to unsuspecting consumers.
29-11-2016, 18:21, Политика, Происшествия, Публикации

Painstaking work on the details of a political solution

Painstaking work on the details of a political solutionThe implementation of the Minsk agreements and the situation in eastern Ukraine still leave a lot to be desired, federal government spokesperson Steffen Seibert has said. A lot of hard work remains before the OSCE Ministerial Council, which is to be held soon in Hamburg.
29-11-2016, 17:11, Политика, Происшествия, Публикации

Europol teams up with Spanish authorities to bring down human trafficking network

Europol teams up with Spanish authorities to bring down human trafficking networkSixteen individuals have been arrested and nine underage victims rescued during a joint operation between the Spanish National Police, the Urban Guard of Barcelona (Guardia Urbana) and Europol.
28-11-2016, 19:55, Происшествия, Общество, Нота