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North Korea to blame for string of Latin America bank hacks, insiders say

by Chris Bing • 6 hours ago

A string of devastating bank hacks across Latin America all carry North Korean fingerprints, according to three people with knowledge of the matter.

This Chinese hacking group pwned a bunch of Mongolian government sites

by Chris Bing • 3 days ago

A Chinese hacking group broke into a national data center in Mongolia late last year, quietly planting malware into local government websites.

Former DIA official allegedly sold secrets to China, including possible Cyber Command information

by Chris Bing • 2 weeks ago

Ron Rockwell Hansen was caught providing secret military documents to the Chinese government, including what appears to be sensitive information about U.S. Cyber Command outposts, according to a newly unsealed Justice Department indictment.

Russian hackers found the 'ultimate' hacking tool buried in the supply chain of laptops

by Chris Bing • 1 month ago

Russian-linked hackers found a way to use "Lojack for Laptops" for spying, despite the software's parent company being warned about vulnerabilities multiple times.

The NSA now officially has a new chief

by Chris Bing • 2 months ago

Gen. Paul Nakasone, an experienced military leader with a unique background in cyber-operations and intelligence gathering, will be the next person to take on the "dual hat" role atop the National Security Agency and U.S. Cyber Command.

Hamas-linked spyware targeting Palestinians removed from Google Play store

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 2 months ago

The group has been tied to the 2017 campaign, known as Frozen Cell, by using of the same social media profiles to promote the malware.

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