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Deterrence or waste of time? Experts at odds over DOJ's actions on North Korea

by Greg Otto • 1 week ago

There's a rift among legal and cybersecurity experts over the way in which government handled the recent complaint against North Korea.

Securiosity: A couple charges, lots of questions

by Greg Otto • 2 weeks ago

Greg and Jen get into what, if anything, we can take away from the government charging a lone hacker with all of the North Korean regime's computing crimes.

U.S. charges North Korean hacker over Sony, WannaCry incidents

by Greg Otto • 3 weeks ago

Park Jin Hyok, a North Korean computer programmer, has been charged with one count of conspiracy to commit wire fraud and one count of conspiracy to commit computer-related fraud.

North Korea reuses code in major hacks, researchers find

by Ryan Duffy • 2 months ago

New research found that everything from DDoS attacks to WannaCry was done with reused code.

Private sector played critical role in WannaCry attribution, ODNI official says

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 2 months ago

Tonya Ugoretz of CTIIC touted the case as an example of what can be achieved when the government and private sector cooperate in response to global cyberthreats.

Krebs: Companies need ‘military-grade’ investments to defend against foreign government hackers

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

U.S. companies may need government support to cope with advanced nation-state hackers, according to the Department of Homeland Security's Christopher Krebs.