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Kansas man indicted in connection with 2019 hack at water utility

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

The facility serves Ellsworth County, a county of about 6,100 people in central Kansas.

Justice Department official accuses China of acting as ‘safe haven’ for cybercriminals

by Sean Lyngaas • 7 months ago

It’s an accusation that U.S. government officials and security researchers have more often leveled at Russia.

US arrests suspected hackers accused of video game piracy

by Joe Warminsky • 7 months ago

Two suspected members of the Team Xecuter organization are in custody, prosecutors say.

FBI hopes a more aggressive cyber strategy will disrupt foreign hackers

by Sean Lyngaas • 8 months ago

“Whatever it is that’s going to cause maximum impact on the adversary, that’s what the goal is,” the FBI's Tonya Ugoretz told CyberScoop.

US charges alleged Iranian hackers with scheme to steal aerospace, satellite data

by Sean Lyngaas • 8 months ago

The aggressive crackdown on Iranian hacking this week has been a coordinated effort across multiple U.S. government agencies.

US charges, sanctions Russians accused of stealing $17 million from crypto exchanges

by Jeff Stone • 8 months ago

The charges come amid a flurry of Justice Department activity.