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Amid ongoing geopolitical tension, researchers find Pakistan-linked hacking aimed at India

by Chris Bing • 3 years ago

As well-crafted hacking tools become more ubiquitous, long simmering rivalries between developing nations take on a new dimension: cyber espionage runs rampant.

Microsoft-led industry group pledges to not assist government cyberattacks

by Chris Bing • 4 years ago

The participant companies' principles include not helping any government mount a cyberattack against "innocent citizens and enterprises."

Rex Tillerson proposes new 'cyber bureau' at the State Department

by Chris Bing • 4 years ago

The secretary of State wants to create a Bureau for Cyberspace and the Digital Economy, led by an assistant secretary confirmed by Congress.

Experts warn Congress of the return of Chinese IP theft

by Chris Bing • 4 years ago

Hackers working for the Chinese government appear to be once again conducting economic espionage against U.S. companies.

Mounting evidence points to North Korean group for global ransomware attack

by Chris Bing • 4 years ago

Symantec said it has discovered "strong links" between WannaCry ransomware and the so-called Lazarus Group.