1. What is Storm-1152, alleged top creator of fake Microsoft accounts?

    By © AFP 2022 Microsoft has seized the websites of a Vietnam-based group it alleges sold millions of fake accounts to cybercriminals who used them for ransomware attacks, identity theft and other scams around the world. The group, identified by Microsoft as Storm-1152, developed so
  2. Microsoft Takes Down Group Selling Fake Accounts to Hacking Gangs

    By Kegan Mooney Microsoft this month took down a cybercrime ring that it says created and sold approximately 750 million fake Microsoft accounts. The group, which Microsoft is calling Storm-1152, "runs illicit websites and social media pages, selling fraudulent Microsoft accounts a