Tags Department of Homeland Security

U.S. busts Romanian cybercrime ring that phished Americans, laundered millions of dollars

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

The scheme involved an elaborate amount of social-engineering with a dose of phishing.

Foreign VPN apps need a close look from DHS, senators say

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

If the U.S. intelligence community worries about Huawei and Kaspersky, DHS should worry about federal government use of certain foreign VPN apps, says Sens. Marco Rubio and Ron Wyden.

DHS briefs industry on shift in Chinese hacking that 'increases the risk for all of us'

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

In a webinar for the private sector, DHS detailed how APT10 and other groups have evolved. The U.S. officials urged companies to better secure IT services that can be an avenue for stealing proprietary data.

Here’s how DHS prepared to keep hackers out of the Super Bowl

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 weeks ago

The 2019 Super Bowl is likely the biggest cybersecurity operation for CISA since it got rebranded in November.

Senators ask Trump administration how badly shutdown hurt federal cybersecurity

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 weeks ago

Just how bad is the damage from the government shutdown? Senators want to know.

Securiosity: DHS's DNS Problem

by CyberScoop Staff • 4 weeks ago

The federal government's cybersecurity operational problems and Magecart talk. All in one podcast.

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