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U.S. indicts hackers over terabytes worth of intellectual property theft

by Chris Bing • 22 hours ago

The Trump administration has announced plans to indict and sanction multiple hackers who act as contractors for a secretive branch of Iran's armed forces.

Hacking group threatens researchers' lives after they discover attack servers

by Chris Bing • 2 weeks ago

Security researchers' lives were threatened after coming across a cyber espionage operation, according to a new report.

Another well-known hacking group using leaked NSA hacking tools

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 3 weeks ago

Most of the tools used by Chafer, including SMB hacking tools like EternalBlue, were stolen from the NSA and are freely available on the public internet.

Hacking group turns Microsoft Office flaw into an exploit in less than a week

by Chris Bing • 4 months ago

APT34 has been especially active since mid-2016, based on publicly available research authored by analysts with FireEye and Kaspersky Lab.

'Highly active' Hamas-linked hackers found spying on Palestinian political group

by Chris Bing • 6 months ago

According to mobile security firm Lookout, a group called "Two-tailed Scorpion" has been able to remotely collect thousands of hours of stolen audio from infected smartphones across the Gaza Strip.

Clapper: U.S. shelved 'hack backs' due to counterattack fears

by Shaun Waterman • 6 months ago

Former Director of National Intelligence says there were numerous times the U.S. government wanted to go on the offensive after a cyberattack, only to decide against it at the last minute.

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