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French presidential candidate Macron suffers 'massive and coordinated hack'

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 3 weeks ago

The campaign of French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron was targeted by a "massive and coordinated hack," according to a statement from the campaign.

Russian bank threatens researcher with CFAA suit over DNS request data

by Greg Otto • 2 months ago

The Russian bank is considering litigation against an Indiana University researcher under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act’s civil action provision.

Confide, the White House's favorite messaging app, has multiple critical vulnerabilities

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 3 months ago

It took intensifying media and security industry scrutiny for Confide to go under the microscope.

As White House puts pressure on leakers, DC startup sees business opportunity

by Chris Bing • 3 months ago

A hazardous political landscape in Washington, underlined by a White House desperate to plug leaks, has spurred the use of encrypted messaging apps by federal employees. For a collage of software developers, this nervousness and anxiety around D.C. translates into a very real business opportunity. In light of media reports noting the growing use of WhatsApp, Confide and Signal amongst government workers, a group of onlookers are now working to provide other options.

Experts: Trump to follow Obama's lead on cyber policy

by Shaun Waterman • 3 months ago

"Our initial impressions are positive," said Intel Security's Steve Grobman. "The administration is off to a good start."

How academics are helping cybersecurity students overcome Trump's immigration order

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 4 months ago

Amid a cybersecurity workforce shortage, thousands of people who were planning on contributing to the U.S. cybersecurity community now have a very uncertain future.

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