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Voting machine manufacturers pushed for cybersecurity information by Sen. Wyden
"I write to seek public answers about cybersecurity threats to our election infrastructure," the Oregon Democrat wrote.
DHS notifies 21 states of Russian hacking attempts prior to 2016 election
A small number of networks were compromised, CyberScoop has learned, but none of the targeted systems involved the tallying of votes.
Researchers steal bitcoin by exploiting SS7 vulnerabilities
The new research follows years of warnings and a significant hack against German banks last year.
U.S. official: American companies avoided government help when WannaCry, NotPetya hit
A top Homeland Security official says the U.S. government was unable to fully measure the scale and impact of two recent ransomware outbreaks, dubbed WannaCry and NotPetya, in America due to a lack of private sector engagement.
Meet Berla, the little-known company that can pull smartphone data from your car
Automobile manufacturers are pulling data from cars in little-known partnerships that allow government access to data that would otherwise be protected by smartphone security.
Hurricane Harvey scammers use disaster as phishing bait
US-CERT reminds the public that disasters are always magnets for scammers.