Tags espionage

Federal agencies recommend blocking Hong Kong-US undersea cable over national security concerns

by Shannon Vavra • 3 weeks ago

Concerns about the cable have grown along with Beijing's influence over Hong Kong.

How spies used LinkedIn to hack European defense companies

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 weeks ago

It's a cautionary tale in the use of social engineering for espionage.

‘Vendetta’ hackers are posing as Taiwan's CDC in data-theft campaign

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 weeks ago

The hackers are part of a group known as Vendetta that has only surfaced in the last two months.

Gamaredon, a hacking group with a fixation on Ukraine, deploys new email compromise tools

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 weeks ago

Simplicity, rather than stealth, is the name of the game for these Russia-linked hackers.

'Turla' spies have been stealing documents from foreign ministries in Eastern Europe, researchers find

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

Turla has a knack for rewriting code and using it to steal state secrets.

UK cyber agency launches review of Huawei presence in 5G networks

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

It’s welcome news for U.S. officials, and a potential change of fate for Huawei’s business in the U.K.

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