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DOJ official: Whether they're extradited or not, indicting foreign hackers is important

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 weeks ago

Whether or not foreign government hackers see the inside of a U.S. courtroom, indicting them is key to American deterrence policy, Adam Hickey said.

In this election security drill, Massachusetts cops battle hackers to protect the vote

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 weeks ago

Police in Massachusetts gathered last Thursday to practice responding to cyberattacks from an adversary bent on disrupting the democratic process.

Cisco Talos' Craig Williams on the hunt for bugs and abnormal behavior

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

Craig Williams, Talos’s director of outreach, gives his take on high-profile threats and how he approaches the craft of investigating malware campaigns.

How FBI's global reach took down a cybercrime unicorn

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 3 months ago

The FBI's legal attaché program was crucial to bringing down the alleged FIN7 leaders.

Trump calls Putin's plan for investigating 2016 DNC breach an 'incredible offer'

by Chris Bing • 3 months ago

In a stunning exchange Monday during a press conference between U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin, the former KGB agent offered to host a team of American law enforcement officials that are currently investigating foreign meddling in U.S. elections.

Alleged Silk Road employee extradited from Ireland to U.S.

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 3 months ago

Silk Road shuttered in October 2013 after a high-profile FBI investigation ended with the arrest of Ross Ulbricht who is now serving a double life sentence in American prison.

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