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Trump orders that U.S. Cyber Command receive new authority to conduct cyberwarfare

by Chris Bing • 16 hours ago

Trump's decision moves Cyber Command one step closer from being moved away from the National Security Agency.

DNC hackers are using leaked NSA tools to spy on hotel guests across Europe

by Chris Bing • 1 week ago

New research says that the Fancy Bear group, best known for breaking into the Democratic National Committee, have been using a leaked NSA espionage tool to target hotels across Europe in an apparent attempt to spy on specific guests.

The future of Cyber Command's split

by CyberScoop Staff • 2 weeks ago

CyberScoop's Shaun Waterman talks about the movement (or lack thereof) on splitting U.S. Cyber Command from the NSA with Cybersecurity Today's John Bambenek.

GAO: Pentagon hasn't met conditions for separating NSA and Cyber Command

by Shaun Waterman • 2 weeks ago

The Pentagon has not finally decided whether to separate the leadership of the NNSA and U.S. Cyber Command, and has not begun to meet the congressionally mandated conditions for doing so.

Shadow Brokers investigation is focusing on former NSA insider

by Chris Bing • 3 weeks ago

The probe includes the threat of a current intelligence community employee being connected to the Shadow Brokers, who have leaked NSA tools over the past year.

New tool can help prevent government-mandated backdoors in software, Swiss researchers say

by J.M. Porup • 4 weeks ago

The framework, dubbed "Chainiac," makes it extremely difficult for governments to force vulnerabilities into the software supply chain.

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