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Hackers used password spraying to breach Citrix, investigation confirms
The unsophisticated technique gave the intruders access to two corporate drives for a “limited number of days,” Citrix's president says.
‘We have to hit the problem the way it hits us’: How the FBI tracks a range of hacking threats
The FBI has essentially had to become a “surge force” in handling cybersecurity issues, ramping up resources to combat a threat when it makes sense to.
Trisis investigator says Saudi plant outage could have been prevented
A researcher who responded to the attack on Saudi petrochemical plant says the initial incident was not thoroughly investigated.
House panel: Equifax breach was ‘entirely preventable’
Proactive security measures and better IT leadership would have done the job, congressional investigators say.
Ransomware infects hospitals in Ohio, West Virginia
The pair of hospitals are the latest health care organizations to be hit by ransomware.
Election exercise pairs states with intelligence community in unprecedented opportunity
With midterm elections less than three months away, state and local officials rolled up their sleeves to take part in the most sophisticated national-level election security exercise to date.