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After Gaza ceasefire, MoleRATs hacking group continues to target Middle Eastern governments

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

It’s an example of how, alongside the violence that has long marked the Israel-Palestine conflict, there are often much subtler efforts by digital spies to access networks.

Veteran Justice official who oversaw cybercrime cases to step down

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

Demers' position is one of the most powerful cyber-related perches in the U.S. government.

Biden revokes TikTok ban, issues new guidance for evaluating foreign apps

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

The order is a reprieve for TikTok, which had challenged a Trump-era directive in the courts.

Ex-US ambassador, anti-corruption activists in Ukraine were targets of suspected Russian phishing

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

“We are pretty aware of such kinds of threats, and we have training all the time and the protocols to deal with them,” said Ukrainian anti-corruption activist Vitaliy Shabunin.

SolarWinds hackers are behind a widespread phishing campaign impersonating USAID, Microsoft says

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

It's a sign that the hackers are experimenting with new tactics.

Pulse Secure VPN hacking also hit transportation, telecom firms, FireEye says

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The U.S. government has also been affected.

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