Israel, UAE say they’re allies in cyberspace. They have plenty of tech power to draw upon.

The collaboration highlights the increasingly important role that cybersecurity plays in diplomatic relations.

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Microsoft says it nixed China-linked hackers' apps from Azure cloud

by Joe Warminsky • 3 days ago

The group — known as APT40, Gadolinium or Leviathan — was hosting apps on the Azure Active Directory and using open source tools as part the latest evolution in its tactics, security researchers said.

With an eye on election interference, Facebook scrubs networks of phony Russian accounts

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 days ago

It’s the latest in a series of scrubs Facebook has made for foreign influence operations heading into the U.S. presidential election.

US Army combines fake hacks, natural disaster simulation to test municipal responses

by Shannon Vavra • 3 days ago

What happens when cyberattacks and natural disasters hit ports all at once?

Election cyberthreats have been 'blocked, minimal or easily mitigated,' federal agencies remind voters

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 days ago

For the second time in a week, the FBI and CISA have publicly reassured voters that election systems are being guarded from hacking.

Nigerian scammer sentenced for defrauding targets out of $1 million in office supplies

by Shannon Vavra • 4 days ago

Much of the activity went down in 2013.

IG finds data security practices lacking at Customs and Border Protection before big hack

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 days ago

As federal agencies increasingly draw on biometric data for their work, the stakes for protecting that data from hackers have grown.

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