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Russian hacking group Fancy Bear prepares to attack Winter Olympics, U.S. Senate

by Chris Bing • 5 days ago

A hacking group heavily linked to the Russian government is attempting to steal Senate email login details and also appears to be preparing to disrupt the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea, based on new research by cybersecurity firms TrendMicro and ThreatConnect.

New hacking campaign targets North Korean defectors in South Korea

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 6 days ago

"The actors are familiar with South Korea and appear to want to spy on North Korean defectors, and on groups and individuals who help defectors," according to a researcher.

Kaspersky Lab takes U.S. government to court over federal software ban

by Chris Bing • 4 weeks ago

In a letter posted on the company's website, CEO Eugene Kaspersky claims DHS did not give his company due process.

The line between adware and malware has become increasingly blurred, researcher finds

by Chris Bing • 1 month ago

New research by Israeli company Cybereason shows a secretive advertising technology firm, had developed and spread a covert piece of software that can manipulate browsers, track users' activity and forcefully load digital advertisements.

Hacking group turns Microsoft Office flaw into an exploit in less than a week

by Chris Bing • 1 month ago

APT34 has been especially active since mid-2016, based on publicly available research authored by analysts with FireEye and Kaspersky Lab.

Why Eugene Kaspersky keeps talking about 'Project Sauron'

by Chris Bing • 2 months ago

Kaspersky Lab founder and CEO Eugene Kaspersky says he's figured out why the U.S. government hates his company.

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