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Former NSA contractor Reality Winner loses appeal, will remain imprisoned

by Joe Warminsky • 2 months ago

Winner was convicted in 2018 of illegally leaking top secret information to a news organization.

A look inside Congress’ biggest cyber bill ever

by Tim Starks • 2 months ago

The NDAA enacts many of the recommendations of the Cyberspace Solarium Commission, including creation of a a White House cyber director.

Russian, North Korean hackers targeted COVID-19 vaccine researchers — and some attacks got through, Microsoft says

by Tim Starks • 2 months ago

Three groups targeted seven prominent companies in Canada, France, India, South Korea and the United States, Microsoft said.

UK launches cyber-operation against Russian disinformation on COVID-19 vaccine, report says

by Joe Warminsky • 3 months ago

The spy agency GCHQ is using digital tools originally developed to tackle online propaganda and recruitment material from the Islamic State, sources told The Times of London.

What the FBI did to make headway against COVID-19 research hackers

by Tim Starks • 3 months ago

The multi-step process included collecting information that could help victims and would-be victims, as well as used in court.

Zoom to begin end-to-end encryption rollout with monthlong preview

by Tim Starks • 3 months ago

Originally only offered to paid users, the stronger encryption offering is coming to Zoom in four phases.