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Former NSA analyst charged in leak of classified documents to reporter

by Shannon Vavra • 2 weeks ago

The accused man, Daniel Hale, worked as a Leidos contractor for the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency (NGA) from 2013-14, began communicating with the reporter in 2013 while at the NSA.

NSA's David Hogue on why threat intel is so important

by CyberScoop Staff • 2 weeks ago

Hogue spoke with FedScoop at McAfee's 2019 Security Through Innovation Summit.

Cyber Command has redeployed overseas in effort to protect 2020 elections

by Shannon Vavra • 3 weeks ago

The moves are meant to complicate possible election interference originating in countries like Russia. The goal is to be "in constant contact with the enemy," one general said.

Chinese hackers found and repurposed elite NSA-linked tools

by Greg Otto • 3 weeks ago

Symantec has evidence that Chinese-linked hackers were using NSA-authored tools at least a year before they were publicly leaked by the Shadow Brokers.

NSA unmasked more U.S. entities caught in foreign cyber-espionage efforts last year

by Shannon Vavra • 3 weeks ago

The jump is the result of an effort to identify U.S. victims of foreign espionage, an ODNI official said.

NSA's Russian cyberthreat task force is now permanent

by Shannon Vavra • 4 weeks ago

The task force the National Security Agency and U.S. Cyber Command created last year to thwart Russian influence and cyberattacks is now permanent.

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