Tags defense contractors

For North Korea, phishing with fake job-recruitment emails never gets old

by Sean Lyngaas • 7 months ago

This time, the spies were trying to get access to European defense firms, McAfee says.

How spies used LinkedIn to hack European defense companies

by Sean Lyngaas • 9 months ago

It's a cautionary tale in the use of social engineering for espionage.

GAO: Cyber Command is overspending on data tools

by Shannon Vavra • 9 months ago

The project is going to cost five times more than what military officials originally estimated.

Japan investigates Mitsubishi Electric breach amid national security concerns

by Sean Lyngaas • 10 months ago

Data likely stolen in the hack included specifications of missile prototypes, according to Japanese media.

A Department of Defense bulletin on a 'leaking' sinkhole has baffled cybersecurity experts

by Shannon Vavra • 10 months ago

Sinkholes don't leak. So why does a small DOD agency say a Chinese hacking group is using one to steal data?

Hackers are using coronavirus-themed phishing lures to go after DOD networks

by Shannon Vavra • 11 months ago

Hackers are targeting defense industrial base companies and their networks in order to move into DOD systems.