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Inside the secretive concert where spies mingle with rock 'n' roll royalty

by Jeff Stone • 1 month ago

Spookstock combines top-level spies and A-list celebrities as a way to raise money for the families of fallen spies and soldiers.

Apple reports spike in national security requests amid promises of more transparency

by Mark Satter • 11 months ago

The number of U.S. national security-related data requests to Apple Inc. more than doubled last year, according to a biannual transparency report released by the tech goliath Friday.

With trade war looming, Chinese cyberespionage may return

by Chris Bing • 1 year ago

With the prospect of a trade war on the horizon, cybersecurity and policy experts say government-backed cyberattacks between China and the U.S. may spike after years of calm.

Potential for backdoors in foreign telecom gear draws FCC's attention

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai wants to bar U.S. telecommunications providers from buying equipment and services he says could give foreign-government hackers a foothold into the supply chain.

U.S. moves to develop grand cybersecurity partnership with Ukraine, a favorite target for Russian hackers

by Chris Bing • 1 year ago

During a week where multiple senior Ukrainian government officials came to visit Washington, a bill designed to foster further collaboration on cybersecurity efforts between the U.S. and Ukrainian governments passed the House of Representatives late Wednesday night.

Kaspersky Lab files for injunction in U.S. court, seeking to counter Trump administration ban

by Chris Bing • 1 year ago

The Moscow-based company has filed a motion for a preliminary injunction in U.S. federal court in hopes of halting the ongoing efforts to completely remove Kaspersky Lab software from use in federal agencies.

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