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FBI loses another cybersecurity expert to private sector

by Greg Otto • 2 weeks ago

Trent Teyema, FBI's section chief for cyber readiness, is taking a job in the government-focused wing of Parsons Corporation.

FBI launches new 'Combating Foreign Influence' website for political campaigns

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 4 weeks ago

FBI director Christopher Wray outlined a larger non-public effort earlier this month.

Do we need a 'cyber 911?' A former FBI cyber agent thinks so.

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 1 month ago

A former FBI cyber special agent argues that the average person or business needs a quick way to get in touch with authorities to respond to cyberthreats.

How FBI's global reach took down a cybercrime unicorn

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 2 months ago

The FBI's legal attaché program was crucial to bringing down the alleged FIN7 leaders.

Why did Maria Butina want info on a phished civil rights group?

by Ryan Duffy • 2 months ago

The Russian national took a keen interest in a D.C.-based organization's cybersecurity vulnerabilities soon after the group was hit by phishing attempts last year.

DOJ drops massive report on its efforts to protect U.S. from cyberattacks

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 2 months ago

The 156-page document details the DOJ's work regarding election interference, attacks against critical infrastructure, industry and government, and the spread of propaganda on the internet.