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Top U.S. counterintelligence official: Kaspersky's move to Switzerland doesn't matter

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 3 months ago

William Evanina, the Director of the National Counterintelligence and Security Center, told CyberScoop that the damage has been done with regards to the Moscow-based company.

Should the government stockpile zero day software vulnerabilities?

by Shaun Waterman • 1 year ago

Storm clouds are rising over the U.S. government's policy on software flaw disclosure after the massive WannaCry infection spread using a cyberweapon developed by the NSA, and even former agency leaders say it might be time to take a fresh look at the Vulnerability Equities Process.

This Trump national security adviser wants to use encryption as a weapon

by Chris Bing • 2 years ago

A powerful, newly appointed adviser to President-elect Donald Trump believes she has crafted the “ultimate” plan to punish Russia for its high-profile cyberattacks on U.S. political organizations and institutions. This supposed strategy would effectively weaken the Kremlin’s ability to censor internet content that is viewed, shared and created, domestically.