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DHS official: States will probably know first if malicious cyber-activity hits primaries

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 months ago

The Department of Homeland Security is on standby to alert state officials of any malicious cyber activity during Tuesday’s primary elections, but it will likely be the states themselves that know first if something is amiss, Matthew Masterson, a senior cybersecurity adviser at DHS, told CyberScoop.

Hackers steal PII and payment info of thousands of California residents in company breach

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 4 months ago

The Social Security numbers and payment information of 5,678 California residents may be at risk in an incident involving the Corporation Service Company.