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New York company charged with selling vulnerable Chinese-made equipment to U.S. military

by Sean Lyngaas • 6 days ago

The U.S. Air Force, Navy, and the Department of Energy were among Aventura’s clients.

Former Trend Micro employee enabled scam calls by stealing customers' personal data

by Shannon Vavra • 1 week ago

The cybersecurity company says the former employee sold it to an as-yet-unknown malicious third-party actor.

Fake ransomware named after Donald Trump tries to trick victims out of a buck

by Jeff Stone • 1 week ago

Hackers are trying to spread malicious software by using world leaders' names to generate interest.

Scammers are dangling an iOS jailbreak to trick victims into downloading a malicious app

by Jeff Stone • 4 weeks ago

The app page downloads a slot machine game and instructs the user to use the app for seven days to guarantee the jailbreak works.

Student faces two years behind bars for trying to hack into Trump's tax records

by Jeff Stone • 2 months ago

Andrew Harris' attorney compared the scheme to a "Wayne's World" plotline.

Pakistani man allegedly paid AT&T employees big bucks to jailbreak millions of iPhones

by Jeff Stone • 3 months ago

The scheme unlocked 2 million iPhones for use outside AT&T's network, federal prosecutors say. At least one employee allegedly received more than $400,000 for participating.

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