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Australian government says it is hacking criminals who are exploiting the pandemic

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

It is perhaps the furthest a government has gone publicly in pledging to combat criminals through cyber-operations during the health crisis.

State election officials will get intelligence briefing after Iran tensions

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

This is not a Russia-only problem,” the U.S. intelligence community's top official for election security said Tuesday.

FBI assesses Russian apps may be counterintelligence threat

by Shannon Vavra • 6 months ago

The letter sent to Sen. Chuck Schumer is in response to concerns about FaceApp.

Cozy Bear kept moving after 2016 election, ESET says

by Jeff Stone • 8 months ago

The group, also known as APT29 and the Dukes, was "able to fly under the radar for many years while compromising high-value targets, as before," according to ESET.

Senator: U.S. companies can't stand up to China without cybersecurity assurances

by Joe Warminsky • 8 months ago

Want big tech companies and sports leagues to stop giving in to Beijing's demands? Make sure they feel safe from the Chinese cyberthreat, Sen. Ben Sasse says.

APT groups are exploiting outdated VPNs to spy on international targets, U.K. and U.S. warn

by Jeff Stone • 8 months ago

Microsoft warned back in August that suspected Chinese hackers were trying to use VPNs as intelligence-gathering tools.

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