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Suspected North Korean hackers target universities using Chrome extension

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

Pyongyang's hackers have expanded their targeted base, according to ASERT, the threat intelligence group of Netscout’s Arbor Networks.

Justice Department charges 7 Russian intelligence officers

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

It's the latest move in an ongoing U.S. law enforcement effort to crack down on Kremlin hacking.

U.S. charges North Korean hacker over Sony, WannaCry incidents

by Greg Otto • 3 months ago

Park Jin Hyok, a North Korean computer programmer, has been charged with one count of conspiracy to commit wire fraud and one count of conspiracy to commit computer-related fraud.

DEF CON’s Voting Village tests hacker-government collaboration

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 months ago

Election equipment was digitally poked and prodded over the weekend as experts called for change based on what happened at DEF CON.

Capitol Hill staffers learn what really happens when there's a data breach

by Sean Lyngaas • 6 months ago

To try to demystify the data-breach discussion on Capitol Hill, cybersecurity firm FireEye held a quiet training session for roughly 40 Senate and House staffers last month.

Cisco fixes critical ‘DNA’ software flaws

by Sean Lyngaas • 7 months ago

IT giant Cisco this week released patches for three critical vulnerabilities in its enterprise networking software, two of which could allow an attacker to bypass authentication measures and access data deep into the network.

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