Tags Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)

FBI, CISA warn water facility operators of ongoing malicious cyber activity

by AJ Vicens • 3 days ago

Incidents occurred in Kansas, California, Maine, Nevada and New Jersey.

A former top US election official urges sweeping security improvements, warning 'democracy is in trouble'

by Tim Starks • 3 days ago

"The long-term consequences — the damages to our democracy and institutions — of 2020 are far from certain," the report reads.

Peanut butter and ProtonMail: US charges underscore evolution of espionage in digital age

by Jeff Stone • 6 days ago

Like Russia's use of social media to influence American voters and Chinese recruiting strategies, espionage has gone fully digital.

CISA, FBI, NSA warn of increased attacks involving Conti ransomware

by Tonya Riley • 4 weeks ago

The Conti ransomware gang has already been linked to several major attacks this year.

Cyber Command alerts US firms of 'ongoing' hacks targeting Atlassian enterprise software

by Jeff Stone • 1 month ago

The warning comes after a similar advisory from the FBI and the Department of Homeland Security.

FBI warns of 'large increase' in sextortion attacks, with $8 million in reported losses in 2021

by Jeff Stone • 1 month ago

The FBI bulletin confirms what many cybercrime researchers may have already feared: Sextortion scams are prevalent, and profitable.