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Ongoing state-sponsored DNS hijacking campaign has compromised 40 entities

by Shannon Vavra • 3 months ago

Using the DNS records, attackers are capable of rerouting user traffic and stealing credentials from what appears to be a legitimate website.

ASUS issues patch, downplays scope of APT hack of its supply chain

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 months ago

ASUS's statement contrasted with the findings of researchers who called the hack seemingly “one of the biggest supply-chain incidents ever.”

To prepare for 2020, DNC security chief tries to make hackers’ lives harder

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 months ago

Former Yahoo CISO Bob Lord has the challenge of broadening adoption of good security practices at campaigns and state parties scattered across the country.

NSA’s Joyce outlines how U.S. can disrupt and deter foreign hacking

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

“We have to impose costs in a visible way to start deterrence,” the NSA's Rob Joyce told an industry association.

Cyberthreats rise to the top at Senate hearing on worldwide dangers for U.S.

by Sean Lyngaas • 6 months ago

The hearing gives a snapshot of the threats at the forefront of U.S. intelligence chiefs’ minds, and foreign hacking featured prominently.

DOJ indicts 2 hackers linked to Chinese spy agency for breaching tech firms, U.S. Navy

by Sean Lyngaas • 7 months ago

The campaign, allegedly run by Chinese intelligence, breached companies in at least a dozen countries, U.S. officials said.

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