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National Security Council cyber chief: Criminals are closing the gap with nation-state hackers

by Shannon Vavra • 4 weeks ago

“They’re not five years behind nation-states anymore, because the tools have become more ubiquitous,” Grant Schneider says.

SamSam outbreak led to FBI restructuring, top official says

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The notorious ransomware forced the FBI to rethink how the bureau tackles cyber investigations.

Tenable CEO blasts 'smoke and mirrors' of cybersecurity industry

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

“It’s an industry that has fed and continues to feed, to a large extent, off of fearmongering,” Tenable CEO Amit Yoran told CyberScoop.

Researchers paint different portraits of hackers behind Ryuk ransomware

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

Analysts poring over Ryuk are coming to different conclusions, highlighting the subjective side of cyberthreat studies.

Right country, wrong group? Researchers say it wasn’t APT10 that hacked Norwegian software firm

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

The hack of Visma was done by APT10, according to Recorded Future and Rapid7. Or was it? Other researchers say it had all the hallmarks of another China-linked group, APT 31.

North Korea could accelerate commercial espionage to meet Kim's economic deadline

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 months ago

Kim Jong Un's New Year message was clear: it's time to develop the economy.

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