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Proofpoint sues Facebook over dummy sites used for anti-phishing training

by Shannon Vavra • 8 months ago

Proofpoint argues it is using the domains in good faith.

US officials shut down scam websites impersonating Moderna, Regeneron

by Sean Lyngaas • 10 months ago

The scammers were after data that they could use for fraud or phishing, prosecutors said.

FireEye, Microsoft find 'killswitch' to hamper SolarWinds-related malware

by Sean Lyngaas • 10 months ago

The action highlights the power that tech companies have to throw up road blocks to well-resourced hackers.

Takedown of 92 Iran-owned domains includes 4 used for disinformation in US, feds say

by Joe Warminsky • 1 year ago

The Department of Justice said the four domains targeted at U.S. audiences — newsstand7.com, usjournal.net, usjournal.us and twtoday.net — were seized specifically under the Foreign Agents Registration Act (FARA).

CISA orders agencies to quickly patch critical Netlogon bug

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

CISA has increasingly used its emergency-directive authority to try to keep foreign spies or criminals from burrowing into federal networks

Feds aim to bolster data encryption practices for .gov websites

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

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