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Senator asks Department of Justice if it can keep a lid on its software exploits

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 weeks ago

Sen. Ron Wyden is asking what law enforcement agencies are doing to protect their hacking tools from foreign spies.

Chinese national indicted for 2015 Anthem breach

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The seminal Anthem breach compromised sensitive personal data on nearly 79 million people.

Alleged FIN7 hacking director Andrii Kolpakov set to be extradited to the U.S.

by Jeff Stone • 2 months ago

Prosecutors say Andrii Kolpakov posed as a legitimate, high-level penetration tester as part of the FIN7 group's crime spree, which included the theft of 15 million payment card numbers.

Russian charged with stealing $1.5 million in hacks on U.S. tax preparers

by Jeff Stone • 2 months ago

The man behind the handle "Kusok" and others allegedly exploited a vulnerability in a remote access program to steal personal information and use it to file for bogus tax refunds.

U.S. Cyber Command has shifted its definition of success

by Shannon Vavra • 2 months ago

The success of Cyber Command can be measured in actions taken by other government agencies, according to a top command official.

Mueller report confirms Trump lobbied top intel officials to refute Russia stories

by Shannon Vavra • 2 months ago

Trump phoned former NSA Director Adm. Mike Rogers to complain the investigation was "messing up" his ability to get things done with Russia.

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