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Justice Department announces shutdown of AlphaBay, Hansa dark markets

by Ryan Johnston • 1 week ago

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the shutdown of AlphaBay and Hansa in a Thursday press conference.

Senator calls for review of energy infrastructure cybersecurity policy

by Ryan Johnston • 1 week ago

Democrat Maria Cantwell introduced two letters in a Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee requesting review of the nation's energy infrastructure cybersecurity.

Iranian hackers heisted U.S. defense software for clients blocked by sanctions, indictment says

by Chris Bing • 1 week ago

A group of Iranian hackers broke into multiple U.S. defense contractors in order to steal intellectual property and other businesses information that they then sold to foreign enterprises and governments, including the Iranian government, according to a newly unsealed U.S. indictment.

An old foe's footprints muddle the mystery around group responsible for energy sector hacks

by Chris Bing • 2 weeks ago

The leading suspect behind the incident is a group associated with past operations tied to Russia. Yet there is a division among experts if that activity can be tied to the Kremlin.

Report: personal data of more than 14M Verizon customers is exposed in server breach

by Cassie Stephenson • 2 weeks ago

A publicly configured server run by a third-party Verizon partner left the personal details and PIN numbers of millions exposed in downloadable files, a new UpGuard report says.

Lawmakers soundly reject the idea of a U.S.-Russia cybersecurity unit

by Chris Bing • 3 weeks ago

Capitol Hill wants no part of President Trump's plan to create a cybersecurity working group with the Russian government.

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