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Microsoft, Hewlett Foundation preparing to launch nonprofit that calls out cyberattacks

by Shannon Vavra • 2 weeks ago

Informally known as the "Cyber Peace Institute," the organization plans to act as a neutral arbiter that calls out bad behavior on the internet.

Cyber Command's biggest VirusTotal upload looks to expose North Korean-linked malware

by Shannon Vavra • 2 weeks ago

Cyber Command looks to have uploaded its biggest cache of malware on a North Korean holiday.

VPNFilter now has 'even greater capabilities,' research shows

by Sean Lyngaas • 12 months ago

VPNFilter, the malware framework that co-opted half a million routers into a botnet earlier this year, has “even greater capabilities” than previously documented, new research shows.

Private sector isn’t sharing data with DHS’s threat portal

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

There is a growing consensus in Congress and in the private sector that federal information-sharing efforts are falling way short of expectations and needs.

Researchers uncover sophisticated botnet aimed at possible attack inside Ukraine

by Chris Bing • 1 year ago

A massive, reportedly Russian-linked hacking operation looms over Ukraine, people familiar with the matter who spoke with CyberScoop.

Cyber companies urged to share — and not sell — threat info

by Shaun Waterman • 2 years ago

DHS wants cyber companies to give their threat intelligence away as widely as possible. Surprisingly, many cybersecurity companies seem to agree.

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