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Why did Cyber Command back off its recent plans to call out North Korean hacking?

by Shannon Vavra • 3 weeks ago

U.S. Cyber Command was set to post another Lazarus Group-linked malware sample to VirusTotal in September, but ultimately decided against it. Why?

TA505 launches fresh attacks on financial organizations in Singapore, UAE and U.S.

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 months ago

Far from a one-trick pony, TA505’s recent documented activity hasn’t involved ransomware as the group has looked for other ways to make money.

Cobalt Group tries to slip malicious PDFs past bank employees, researchers say

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

The Cobalt Group is at it again, and user education is key to stopping them.

FBI announces arrest of 74 email fraudsters on three continents

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

The FBI on Monday announced the arrest of 74 people across three continents for hijacking bank transfers using email fraud.

As ransomware hobbled Atlanta, banks drilled for next iteration of attacks

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

The exercise, which assembled 18 financial institutions and the industry’s threat-sharing center, simulated a “WannaCry-like” ransomware attack.

Inside 'Project Indigo,' the quiet info-sharing program between banks and U.S. Cyber Command

by Chris Bing • 1 year ago

CyberScoop has uncovered "Project Indigo," a covert agreement between The Financial Services Information Sharing and Analysis Center and U.S. Cyber Command that allows for the sharing of threat information.

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