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FireEye denies 'hack back' claims detailed in new book

by Chris Bing • 4 years ago

Mandiant is pushing back against a claim in David Sanger's new book that its researched was partly aided by 'hacking back' into Chinese government systems.

High-severity vulnerability found in SecureDrop system

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 5 years ago

Exploitation "would be incredibly difficult to pull off," the developers wrote.

A reminder for why government officials really shouldn't use personal email accounts

by Chris Bing • 5 years ago

Agencies like the FBI, Secret Service and NSA have limited visibility into programs that are not developed or somehow customized internally for use by White House staff.

How a New York Times journalist exposed an IP address and tipped off a major investigation

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 5 years ago

Journalists sometimes need to work under a veil of anonymity, and in the 21st century, that often means visiting websites without anyone knowing that a major investigation is underway. It's not always easy.