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Email scammers stole more than $150K from defense contractors and a university, FBI says

by Sean Lyngaas • 6 days ago

Scammers were able to obtain fraudulent lines of credit to buy expensive technical equipment in the organizations’ names, the FBI said last week in an industry advisory obtained by CyberScoop.

Another FBI veteran tapped to lead DNI's Cyber Threat Intelligence Integration Center

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

Erin Joe becomes the second CTIIC director at a time of steady reports of nation-state hacking threats to U.S. organizations.

Citrix says FBI investigating network breach by 'international cyber criminals'

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

Citrix, a widely used log-in service in the corporate world, revealed Friday that the FBI is investigating a breach to its internal network by “international cyber criminals.”

Hal Martin's defense says prosecutors have yet to provide essential evidence

by Jeff Stone • 2 months ago

The former NSA contractor's lawyers say they can't properly defend him against charges of stealing government material unless they are given proper access to information seized on hard drives taken from Martin's home.

FBI warns industry that hackers could probe vulnerable connections in building systems

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

The port in question – port 1911 – is serving up building-network information on the internet that could be of use to hackers.

U.S. warns countries not to 'manipulate the extradition process' for cybercriminals

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 months ago

The U.S. processes extraditions “without regard to the nationality of the offender, but that cooperation must be reciprocated,” Rod Rosenstein said at an Interpol conference.

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