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Americans still vulnerable to hack-and-leak tactics, DOJ official says

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 days ago

Russia will "continue to do this in these election contexts, but in these other contexts, too," John Demers said Friday.

BlackBerry Cylance: More and more APT groups are relying on mobile malware to track dissidents

by Shannon Vavra • 3 months ago

What has been used to track political dissidents inside certain countries is now being used on targets abroad, according to Cylance.

Justice official: U.S. private and public sectors face the same Chinese spying tactics

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

Intelligence agencies, companies and research institutes in China are coordinating deeply in scoping targets to pinpoint the data they want, says Assistant Attorney General John Demers.

U.S. Secretary of Defense urges NATO allies to block Chinese-built 5G tech

by Shannon Vavra • 4 months ago

An administration effort to convince European allies to blacklist Huawei largely has fallen on deaf ears.

Meet APT41, the Chinese hackers moonlighting for personal gain

by Sean Lyngaas • 6 months ago

In a first for China-based group, FireEye said, the hackers are using malware typically reserved for spying for personal gain.

Engineer took U.S. locomotive manufacturer’s source code to China, prosecutors say

by Sean Lyngaas • 6 months ago

The indictment is only the latest accusation U.S. officials have made involving Chinese access to American secrets.

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