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How China used Western social media for a late-2018 charm offensive

by Jeff Stone • 2 weeks ago

Xinhua, People’s Daily and others sought to subtly manipulate public opinion in the U.S. by promoting flattering images of Chinese culture, including tourist destinations and panda bears.

Complex court battle for Methbot, 3ve cybercrime suspects only is getting started

by Jeff Stone • 4 weeks ago

Lawyers asked for more time to review discovery materials in a case where the evidence is "extremely voluminous" and comes in multiple languages, including Russian and Bulgarian.

Update from No More Ransom helps victims of GandCrab attacks

by Jeff Stone • 4 weeks ago

GrandCrab "surpassed all other strains of ransomware in 2018," says Europol, which helped the No More Ransom project develop the decryption tool with security company Bitdefender and other law enforcement agencies.

Former Air Force intelligence officer charged with espionage

by Greg Otto • 1 month ago

Monica Witt is accused of spying in a forthcoming indictment that will be unsealed Wednesday, the Department of Justice said.

Hack of billion-dollar Norwegian firm is tied to Chinese espionage group APT10

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

The research underscores APT10's global reach and interest in the supply chain.

Congress must do more in fight against global cybercrime, advocacy group says

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

U.S. investments in stemming cybercrime at home and abroad are falling short, according to the think tank Third Way.

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