Tags National Security Agency (NSA)

US agencies circulate warning about 'aggressive' Chinese hacking effort to steal secrets from a range of targets

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

Despite all the attention on ransomware gangs based in Russia, Chinese state-backed hacking remains a formidable threat to U.S. interests.

US, UK accuse Russian military hackers of battering-ram password attacks against hundreds of targets

by Tim Starks • 4 weeks ago

The targets of Fancy Bear's brute force attacks include both government agencies and the private sector, the advisory alleges.

NSA cyber director discusses US response, approach to apparent espionage operation

by Shannon Vavra • 1 month ago

The SolarWinds campaign leveraged private sector networks, Rob Joyce said.

Former NSA contractor Reality Winner is released from prison for good behavior

by Tonya Riley • 1 month ago

Reality Winner was found guilty of leaking classified government material.

FBI employee indicted for stealing classified info on FBI cybersecurity work

by Shannon Vavra • 2 months ago

The documents also revealed information on al Qaeda and counterintelligence work.

NSA warns defense contractors to double check connections in light of Russian hacking

by Shannon Vavra • 3 months ago

The SolarWinds hacking is looming large.