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Early evidence suggests ties between Russian hackers and 'BadRabbit' attack

by Chris Bing • 3 weeks ago

A software toolkit used in an expansive cyberattack focused on Eastern Europe Tuesday has been linked to a hacking group known as BlackEnergy APT or Telebots.

Ebook: Defending critical infrastructure

by CyberScoop Staff • 1 month ago

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Hackers linked to North Korea targeted U.S. ICS companies, breached energy firm

by Chris Bing • 1 month ago

Multiple sources tell CyberScoop that the report details an energy company that was breached by what is thought to be North Korea-linked hackers.

DHS, FBI promise to improve defense of election systems ahead of 2018 campaign season

by Chris Bing • 2 months ago

Although state governments are primarily responsible for defending their own election infrastructure, they can and are often encouraged to request help directly from federal agencies, including DHS and FBI.

Officials: U.S. should share threat info on — but not blacklist — Kaspersky products

by Shaun Waterman • 2 months ago

Both current and former officials say the government needs to take a different approach with Kaspersky's products.

Trump adviser proposes broader cybersecurity oversight for private-sector critical infrastructure

by Chris Bing • 2 months ago

The U.S. government may have a more extensive role to play in defending computer networks belonging specifically to American critical infrastructure companies, according to White House Homeland Security Adviser Thomas Bossert, although most are owned and operated by the private sector.

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