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Feds aim to bolster data encryption practices for .gov websites

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The goal of the entire intiative is to have browsers connect to federal government websites via HTTPS by default.

How hackers used malicious Chrome extensions in a mass spying campaign

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The discovery exposes another gap in web browser security despite vendor pledges to block malicious code from download stores.

A 35,000-device botnet in Peru is wounded, but still mining cryptocurrency

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 months ago

It’s an example of how the fight against a cybercriminal threat is often long and methodical — and heavily aided by the private sector.

FBI enlists internet domain registries in fight against coronavirus scams

by Jeff Stone • 4 months ago

Exactly how the bureau is working with tech firms remains unclear.

Volunteer cybersecurity pros say they've stymied hacks against health care organizations

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 months ago

The group say it's dismantled nearly 3,000 malicious domains and identified more than a 2,000 software vulnerabilities.

Verisign, Amazon patch zero-day vulnerability that utilized homoglyph characters

by Shannon Vavra • 5 months ago

The blending of scripts has been barred generally, but these bogus homoglyphs sneaked through.

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