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U.S. charges five in scheme to swindle millions from military personnel

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 days ago

The scheme targeted thousands of people, and involved the compromise of a Department of Defense portal that military members use to access their benefits.

Engineer took U.S. locomotive manufacturer’s source code to China, prosecutors say

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

The indictment is only the latest accusation U.S. officials have made involving Chinese access to American secrets.

International police dismantle crime ring that allegedly used GozNym malware to try to steal $100 million

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

The crackdown included an indictment of 10 alleged members of the crime ring, and prosecution of defendants in Georgia, Moldova, and Ukraine.

Chinese national indicted for 2015 Anthem breach

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 months ago

The seminal Anthem breach compromised sensitive personal data on nearly 79 million people.

SamSam outbreak led to FBI restructuring, top official says

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

The notorious ransomware forced the FBI to rethink how the bureau tackles cyber investigations.

Two hackers charged for DDoS attacks, threats to LAX

by Sean Lyngaas • 6 months ago

One of the accused is already serving time, while the other was arrested Tuesday morning.

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