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Tool targeting Android users in Thailand looks to be work of sloppy spyware startup

by Shannon Vavra • 2 months ago

A remote access trojan linked with spyware firm Wolf Research is targeting Thai Android users, Cisco Talos found.

What fools these mortals be: 'Shakespearean' hackers hit Azerbaijani government and energy sectors

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

Hackers are throwing references to Shakespeare in code being used to target the country's wind industry.

Researchers use 3D-printed fingerprints to unlock an iPhone8, laptops

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

It just takes $2,000 and a 3-D printer to get started, they say.

State Department pledges $8 million more in cybersecurity aid to Ukraine

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 months ago

The U.S. has increased cyber aid to Ukraine after Russia-linked cyberattacks on power grids in 2015 and 2016.

Hackers spearphished U.S. government agency with North Korea-related content last year

by Shannon Vavra • 5 months ago

Palo Alto Networks' Unit 42 found more activity that appears to be from a group that so far has evaded attribution, but has shown certain habits in its spearphishing campaigns.

Fake ransomware named after Donald Trump tries to trick victims out of a buck

by Jeff Stone • 8 months ago

Hackers are trying to spread malicious software by using world leaders' names to generate interest.

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