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VPNFilter now has 'even greater capabilities,' research shows

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 weeks ago

VPNFilter, the malware framework that co-opted half a million routers into a botnet earlier this year, has “even greater capabilities” than previously documented, new research shows.

Operator of 'VirusTotal for criminals' gets 14-year prison sentence

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 1 month ago

“Ruslan Bondars helped malware developers attack American businesses,” said Assistant Attorney General Brian Benczkowski.

Sen. Rubio wants answers from Apple on privacy-violating app

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

On Wednesday, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., wrote to Apple demanding answers on why it reportedly took the tech giant weeks to address security issues in a popular app.

Well-known Middle Eastern hacking group keeps updating its arsenal

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 1 month ago

OilRig is staying very active.

Schneider Electric snafu shows the need to stay vigilant over supply chain

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

Energy-management software giant Schneider Electric has alerted customers that they may have received malware-laced USB drives in recent shipments of some of the company's products.

Report: Modular 'Marap' malware campaign sets the table for bigger hacks

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 2 months ago

Proofpoint says the 'Marap' malware is linked to a known financially motivated threat actor group.

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