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Cyxtera Technologies to acquire offensive cyber firm Immunity

by Chris Bing • 1 month ago

Internet infrastructure company Cyxtera Technologies has acquired Miami-based Immunity Inc., a penetration testing technology development and vulnerability research firm founded in 2002 by former NSA analyst Dave Aitel.

Shadow Brokers grow increasingly aggressive, threaten to dox former U.S. spy

by Chris Bing • 8 months ago

In a post on social media publishing site Steemit, the group also hinted at being in possession of FBI hacking tools.

Report: Obama admin planted cyber 'bombs' inside Russian infrastructure

by Ryan Johnston • 8 months ago

The Obama Administration reportedly planned a covert cyber operation as part of their Russian sanctions issued in December 2016 to punish Moscow for interference in the 2016 Presidential election.

The leaked NSA hacking tool that will wreak havoc for years to come

by Chris Bing • 9 months ago

Turns out 'EternalBlue' was a good name for the tool that could cause massive headaches for enterprises in the coming years.

'Pegasus for Android': Newly discovered spyware allows attacker to record conversations

by Chris Bing • 11 months ago

Pretty sophisticated spyware was found on a few dozen Android devices.

Trump's White House: cyberweapons development is a 'priority'

by Chris Bing • 1 year ago

President Donald Trump will prioritize the development of “offensive cyber capabilities,” offering new resources to U.S. Cyber Command to “safeguard our national security secrets and systems,” according to newly published information on the official White House website.

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