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Encryption debate is a top focus at Five Eyes meeting

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 8 hours ago

"I will raise the need to address ongoing challenges posed by terrorists and criminals using encryption," says George Brandis, Australia's attorney general.

Report: Obama admin planted cyber 'bombs' inside Russian infrastructure

by Ryan Johnston • 3 days ago

The Obama Administration reportedly planned a covert cyber operation as part of their Russian sanctions issued in December 2016 to punish Moscow for interference in the 2016 Presidential election.

Ransomware attacks are rarely being reported to the FBI, new data shows

by Chris Bing • 4 days ago

An absurdly small number of companies affected by ransomware reported the incidents to the feds last year, newly released FBI data shows.

Russian hackers targeted 21 states before 2016 election, FBI still investigating

by Chris Bing • 5 days ago

The disclosure was made for the first time during a hearing held by the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence Wednesday.

Al Jazeera comes under cyberattack as Persian Gulf crisis escalates

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 3 weeks ago

This closely follows a rash of political hacks across Persian Gulf states that triggered a diplomatic crises.

What we know (and don't know) about a rash of Middle East mystery hacks

by Chris Bing • 3 weeks ago

A spat of apparent security breaches is making an already tense situation in the Middle East worsen, and there are very few details on who is responsible for each incident.

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