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Hackers are messing with routers' DNS settings as telework surges around the world

by Shannon Vavra • 1 week ago

BitDefender caught a campaign of attackers hijacking the DNS settings in Linksys routers.

DNS hacks are attacks on critical infrastructure, senior U.S. diplomat says

by Shannon Vavra • 12 months ago

Amb. Robert Strayer said if the recent spate of DNS hijackings are nation-state-baseds, they are no different than any other attacks on critical infrastructure.

Ongoing state-sponsored DNS hijacking campaign has compromised 40 entities

by Shannon Vavra • 12 months ago

Using the DNS records, attackers are capable of rerouting user traffic and stealing credentials from what appears to be a legitimate website.

Securiosity: DHS's DNS Problem

by CyberScoop Staff • 1 year ago

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

Broad DNS hijacking campaign could originate in Middle East: FireEye

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 1 year ago

The campaign is targeting organizations in the Middle East, North America and Europe, researchers say.

Government website encryption needs help from DHS, Sen. Wyden says

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

Despite significant improvements to government website encryption, some metadata is still transmitted insecurely, the Oregon Democrat said.

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