Crypsis in the News

October 03, 2018
Foreign hackers are protected in our courts by an outdated law; Congress needs to change that

“The extent and volume of information that they were able to obtain in these subpoenas goes beyond the capabilities of an individual,” Sam Rubin, a...

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September 28, 2018
Crypsis Named Cyber Risk Service Provider of the Year
The Insurance Insider named The Crypsis Group its "Cyber Risk Service Provider of the Year for 2018.  Learn more here. Read More
September 17, 2018
Russian Hackers Aren’t the Only Ones to Worry About

The scale of the operation, as well as the targets, suggest this was a state operation. “The extent and volume of information that they were able to...

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July 09, 2018
What Lies Beneath a Cyber Breach

“Rooney and the Crypsis team are called in after a cyber incident. It often starts with a call from an attorney who has determined that an...

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June 18, 2018
Judge ‘Troubled’ By Ukraine Hacker-Trader Turncoat’s Lies

“Bret Padres, who investigated PR Newswire’s breaches while at Stroz Friedberg and was later hired by the government in connection with the case...

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May 04, 2018
Bloomberg - Elliott Broidy and the GOP's Bad Hacking Karma

“If there had been two-factor authentication in place, many of these attacks would not have been possible,” says Sam Rubin, vice president of Crypsis...

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April 30, 2018
The New Yorker - The Digital Vigilantes Who Hack Back

Bret Padres, a former Air Force computer-crime investigator who is now the C.E.O. of the Crypsis Group, a cyberforensics firm, told me about some...

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June 30, 2017
Axios - Global Hack Appears Aimed At Damage, Not Money

As Bret Padres, a former intel official and CEO of The Crypsis Group tells Axios, “a just as plausible explanation is that this is a coding error”...

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June 28, 2017
Axios - The Growing Threat Of Ransomware Attacks

The ransom requested for access to an infected computer is $300 in bitcoin, and “doesn’t seem consistent with state-sponsored attackers,” Bret...

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June 01, 2017
CBS Evening News - Putin Insists Russian Government Not Involved In U.S. Election Hacking

“He’s trying to create some plausible deniability,” Padres said. “I think he might be concerned about some evidence that will be disclosed and he...

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Press Releases

November 09, 2017
The Crypsis Group Opens West Coast Office

 Cyber security firm hires nationally-known digital forensics expert to run new L.A. office; also expands operations in Chicago

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February 13, 2017
The Crypsis Group Announces Hire of Bret Padres as CEO

Padres Adds Unique Expertise to Startup

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