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Australia investigates reported hacks aimed at parliament, media

by Shannon Vavra • 1 month ago

Australian cyber authorities are investigating.

Suspected North Korean hackers who targeted job applicants prove more ambitious than first believed

by Tim Starks • 6 months ago

The tactic represents the kind of digital spying technique that would have given hackers access to machines belonging to job applicants positioned near military organizations — just the kind of targets that a foreign government would value.

Public disclosure didn't stop suspected Chinese hackers from targeting the Vatican

by Shannon Vavra • 8 months ago

Hackers with suspected ties to the Chinese government have ramped up their operations targeting the Vatican, Recorded Future said.

Australia blames a state actor for major disruptions. China is already denying it.

by Jeff Stone • 11 months ago

The "sophisticated" campaign coincides with an ongoing trade row between Canberra and Beijing.

Australian government says it is hacking criminals who are exploiting the pandemic

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

It is perhaps the furthest a government has gone publicly in pledging to combat criminals through cyber-operations during the health crisis.

Facebook intends to implement end-to-end encryption despite DOJ pressure

by Shannon Vavra • 1 year ago

Two of the company's executives have written to the Department of Justice as Congress prepares to look closely at the issue.

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