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Middle East group goes on hacking spree against telecoms, embassies and more

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

Researchers found the suspected Iranian group on the same embassy network as Fancy Bear.

How cyberwarfare is playing into Yemen's civil war

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

As the Yemeni conflict gains greater attention in Washington, new research highlights how cyber operations have become intrinsic to kinetic wars.

U.S. charges eight in complex ad-fraud scheme

by Jeff Stone • 2 months ago

U.S. prosecutors in New York unveiled a 13-count indictment charging suspected cybercriminals of orchestrating a scheme to defraud internet advertisers out of tens of millions of dollars.

NSO Group spyware used against two Mexican journalists following assassination

by Jeff Stone • 2 months ago

Pegasus is sold by NSO Group, an Israeli digital arms dealer that provides governments with tools meant only to help combat terrorism and criminal activity. But a growing body of research provides evidence that Pegasus increasingly is used by repressive governments to stifle investigative journalism, anti-corruption watchdogs and forms of political dissent.

Research: Prolific cybercriminal tessa88 is Russian national

by Greg Otto • 2 months ago

Recorded Future claims that tessa88 is tied to Russian national Maksim Donakov.

U.S. cybercrime-fighters enter agreements with Indonesia, Singapore

by Jeff Stone • 2 months ago

When U.S. officials return from international conferences this week they can be thankful for bolstered cybersecurity alliances with two Asian-Pacific countries. The government has struck separate deals with Indonesia and Singapore to strengthen bilateral cooperation on fighting international cybercrime.

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