Tags nation-state hackers

NATO cyber-operations center will be leaning on its members for offensive hacks

by Shannon Vavra • 3 weeks ago

NATO will be drawing on its member nations for offensive cyber-operations, an alliance deputy told CyberScoop in an interview.

DNS hacks are attacks on critical infrastructure, senior U.S. diplomat says

by Shannon Vavra • 5 months ago

Amb. Robert Strayer said if the recent spate of DNS hijackings are nation-state-baseds, they are no different than any other attacks on critical infrastructure.

Ongoing state-sponsored DNS hijacking campaign has compromised 40 entities

by Shannon Vavra • 5 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 • 6 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 • 7 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 • 7 months ago

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

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