Russia hits REvil hackers 'at US request'

By Tom Balmforth and Maria Tsvetkova
Updated January 14 2022 - 7:16pm, first published 7:11pm
Russian officials say they have informed US authorities that they have dismantled the REvil group.

Russia has dismantled ransomware crime group REvil at the request of the United States in an operation in which it detained and charged the group's members, the FSB domestic intelligence service says.