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New hacking tool targeting Bangladesh Android users blurs lines between spying and stealing

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 weeks ago

The ongoing investigation hints at bustling underground market for spying kits that are difficult to trace.

US charges Russian GRU officers for NotPetya, other major hacks

by Tim Starks • 5 months ago

NotPetya cost a reported $1 billion to a collection of U.S. organizations, officials said.

Spies hacked Azerbaijan government officials as Nagorno-Karabakh conflict escalated, researchers say

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

The data from Talos shows how digital espionage often coincides with bursts of violence in modern war.

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

by Shannon Vavra • 10 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 • 11 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 • 11 months ago

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

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