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How did a Chinese APT get a U.S. hacking tool before it was leaked? Check Point has a theory.

by Shannon Vavra • 2 weeks ago

A Chinese hacking group that has been using tools linked with the National Security Agency might have obtained at least one without breaching NSA systems.

Mobile security threats challenge CISOs to rethink device policies

by CyberScoop Staff • 1 month ago

With more employees connecting mobile devices to the enterprise network, CISOs are challenged to balance privacy demands with mobile security needs.

How offense and defense came together to plug a hole in a popular Microsoft program

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

A vulnerability in Microsoft's Remote Desktop Services prompted close collaboration between an offensive and defensive security expert.

A Chinese company has 25 million Android devices tangled in an ad fraud scheme

by Jeff Stone • 2 months ago

Researchers declined to identify the company by name, citing an ongoing law enforcement investigation.

Dozens of Facebook pages about current events in Libya were linked to malware

by Jeff Stone • 3 months ago

Facebook removed the pages — which collectively had hundreds of thousands of followers — after notification from researchers, Check Point said.

Embassies targeted in ongoing spearphishing campaign that weaponized Microsoft Excel files

by Shannon Vavra • 5 months ago

Hackers filled emails U.S. State Department logos and “Top Secret” labels to trick victims into believing they were legitimate.

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