Global Law Enforcement Operation Disrupted A VPN Service

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Global Law Enforcement

Many cybercriminals are using a VPN service that recently got disrupted in an enforcement operation. It involved various law enforcement organizations from the United States, Germany, France, Netherlands, and Switzerland.

A recent Europol report revealed that the operation targeted a VPN service known as Safe-Inet, and three associated domains have been seized – including insorg.org, safe-inet.com, and safe-inet.net. The hackers planned to target a minimum of 250 organizations.

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The US Justice Department further clarified that the domains now display a banner updating visitors about the seizing activity. They have also shut down the servers linked with such service in their respective regions.

Source: SecurityWeek