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FBI pushes private sector to cut ties with Kaspersky

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 1 day ago

Amid calls to remove the company out of the government, the FBI has been telling private sector companies that Kaspersky is an unacceptable threat to national security.

Hacker posted stolen material from Mandiant researcher in attempt to damage FireEye stock

by Chris Bing • 2 days ago

The incident highlights how a hacker can stoke fears of a corporate breach to negatively affect the stock price of a specific, targeted company.

FBI arrests researcher that stopped ‘WannaCry’ for allegedly creating Kronos banking trojan

by Ryan Johnston • 2 weeks ago

Marcus Hutchins, 23, was arrested for his alleged role in creating the Kronos banking trojan.

New FBI Director will build on Comey's cybercrime fighting efforts

by Chris Bing • 2 weeks ago

Associates of Christopher Wray who spoke to him in recent weeks say they expect him to build on many of the same priorities that James Comey was known for.

HBO hack could expose employees' financial information, future show episodes

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 2 weeks ago

Hackers created a website where people can access the reportedly stolen files. The FBI and Mandiant are now involved.

Shadow Brokers investigation is focusing on former NSA insider

by Chris Bing • 3 weeks ago

The probe includes the threat of a current intelligence community employee being connected to the Shadow Brokers, who have leaked NSA tools over the past year.

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