Google slams the door on dozens of hack-for-hire groups

Google has added dozens of new domains to its blacklist, effectively shutting the door on many hack-for-hire groups across the world. In a new blog post (opens in new tab) published on the Google Threat Analysis Group (TAG) page, the department’s director, Shane Huntley, said it’s been keeping tabs on numerous hack-for-hire groups since 2012. And today, 37 new domains and websites have been added to its Safe Browsing feature.

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