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Cyber Command chief tells Congress chip shortage has national security implications

by Suzanne Smalley • 4 months ago

China's march toward chip independence is of "great concern" and could have "broader impacts," he said. It's an issue that dovetails with the Russia-Ukraine war.

US chip maker Nvidia says hackers breached company, stole data

by Tim Starks • 4 months ago

The company said employee user credentials and proprietary data have leaked online.

Microsoft's new 'Pluton' security processor gets buy-in from Intel, AMD

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 years ago

It's an ambitious project inspired by the infamous Spectre and Meltdown flaws.

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

by Jeff Stone • 3 years ago

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

NSA official: Bloomberg story created a frenzied, fruitless search for supporting evidence

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 years ago

A news report claiming a compromise of U.S. companies’ supply chains by Chinese spies has triggered an extensive search for evidence that has so far turned up nothing.

DHS, Apple push back on Bloomberg supply chain story

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 years ago

U.S. and British security agencies have backed statements by Apple and Amazon Web Services disputing an explosive news report claiming that the Chinese compromised hardware used by the tech giants.