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Research claims CCLeaner attack carried out by Chinese-linked group

by Chris Bing • 3 months ago

Israeli cybersecurity startup Intezer Labs claims its highly likely that APT17 is behind the supply chain attack that targeted the popular disk cleanup utility.

Newly uncovered Iranian hacking group targeted energy, aerospace firms to steal secrets

by Chris Bing • 3 months ago

Wednesday's report by FireEye offers the first documented activity of the group, researchers say.

Former officials buck White House adviser's comments about government hacking

by Chris Bing • 3 months ago

A top White House official says the U.S. government cannot rely on offensive cyber operations to deter foreign hackers from attacking American computer networks.

Canadian allegedly paid by FSB officers to breach Yahoo will be extradited to U.S.

by Chris Bing • 4 months ago

22-year-old Karim Baratov was arrested in March by Toronto police for breaching Yahoo multiple times between 2014 and 2016.

North Korean hackers came close to hacking Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign

by Chris Bing • 5 months ago

North Korean hackers targeted foreign policy advisers to Clinton's presidential campaign, focused on stealing policy documents, memos and other confidential information, multiple sources told CyberScoop.

Lawmakers soundly reject the idea of a U.S.-Russia cybersecurity unit

by Chris Bing • 5 months ago

Capitol Hill wants no part of President Trump's plan to create a cybersecurity working group with the Russian government.

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