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NIST is preparing guidance on how to share .zip files in a more secure way

by Shannon Vavra • 2 months ago

Just because you compressed hundreds of files into a single folder doesn't mean that's secure. And now Sen. Ron Wyden is worried.

A Russian military contractor has a shady new Android malware kit

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

Discovered last year, the surveillance tool is still in active use, according to Lookout.

The developers of the notorious FinSpy spyware are innovating — and thriving

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

Updated FinSpy implants for iOS and Android have been used in nearly 20 countries in the last year, according to Kaspersky.

Why Cyber Command’s latest warning is a win for the government's information sharing efforts

by Shannon Vavra • 2 months ago

New details uncovered by CyberScoop show how much coordination went into Cyber Command's public VirusTotal upload of an Iran-linked tool.

Android-based espionage campaign in the Middle East targets military data

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

Malware analyzed by Trend Micro sucks up a target phone’s call logs and records.

Julian Assange charged with 17 new criminal counts under Espionage Act

by Shannon Vavra • 4 months ago

The U.S. government unsealed an indictment in April revealing that Assange had been charged for conspiracy to commit computer intrusion.

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