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Facebook accuses two Chinese nationals of using hacked accounts to spread ads

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 days ago

It is the latest move by Facebook to use the federal courts to curb alleged malicious use of its properties.

NeverQuest banking malware administrator sentenced to 4 years

by Jeff Stone • 3 weeks ago

That's one year less than prosecutors had hoped.

A Chinese hacking group breached a telecom to monitor targets' texts, phone metadata

by Shannon Vavra • 1 month ago

The timing of the attack coincides roughly with the pro-democracy demonstrations in Hong Kong.

Why did Cyber Command back off its recent plans to call out North Korean hacking?

by Shannon Vavra • 2 months ago

U.S. Cyber Command was set to post another Lazarus Group-linked malware sample to VirusTotal in September, but ultimately decided against it. Why?

Microsoft banks on new silicon chips built by Intel, others to fend off firmware attacks

by Jeff Stone • 2 months ago

The timing of this effort roughly coincides with a similar plan at the U.S. National Security Agency.

North Korea is using front companies to steal cryptocurrency

by Shannon Vavra • 2 months ago

North Korean government-backed hackers known by the name of Lazarus Group are back at it.

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