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NSA unmasked more U.S. entities caught in foreign cyber-espionage efforts last year

by Shannon Vavra • 2 months ago

The jump is the result of an effort to identify U.S. victims of foreign espionage, an ODNI official said.

Cyberthreats rise to the top at Senate hearing on worldwide dangers for U.S.

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

The hearing gives a snapshot of the threats at the forefront of U.S. intelligence chiefs’ minds, and foreign hacking featured prominently.

National intelligence strategy seeks better insight into adversaries’ cyber-capabilities

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

The stakes are high; America’s spies must keep pace with growing list of hacking capabilities at adversaries’ disposal.

Lawmakers ask intelligence community for 'deepfakes' assessment

by Sean Lyngaas • 10 months ago

Rep. Adam Schiff and others have asked the intelligence community to assess how foreign governments could use the technology — video, audio, and images fueled by machine-learning algorithms and other tools — to harm national security interests.

DNI official: Leaks won’t stop intelligence agencies' digitization

by Sean Lyngaas • 10 months ago

The leaks of sensitive cyber tools will not impede the intelligence community’s push to adopt cloud computing, according to a top intelligence official.

NSA chief confirms he set up task force to counter Russian hackers

by Sean Lyngaas • 11 months ago

Gen. Paul Nakasone confirmed that he has set up a task force to counter Russian cyberthreats to the United States.

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