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Microsoft, Hewlett Foundation preparing to launch nonprofit that calls out cyberattacks

by Shannon Vavra • 2 weeks ago

Informally known as the "Cyber Peace Institute," the organization plans to act as a neutral arbiter that calls out bad behavior on the internet.

Chinese-linked APT10 has been active in the Philippines, researchers say

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 months ago

In recent years the group has compromised organizations in the U.S., Europe, and Japan.

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

by Shannon Vavra • 5 months 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 • 6 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 • 6 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 • 7 months ago

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

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