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Senator asks DHS what it's learning from key email-security measure

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

Sen. Ron Wyden has asked the Department of Homeland Security how it is turning the implementation of an important email security protocol at federal civilian agencies into “actionable cyber intelligence” to guard against hackers.

Criminal hacking group targets U.S., U.K. agencies in Pakistan

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

A criminal hacking group purporting to be from Pakistan has in recent months carried out a string of attacks against governmental organizations, according to new research.

Phishing attack exposes data of more than a million patients across Midwest

by Mark Satter • 2 weeks ago

The incident affected UnityPoint Health, a network of hospitals, clinics, and home care services in Iowa, Illinois, and Wisconsin.

Security keys have been good to Google, so now it's promoting one of its own

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 3 weeks ago

"We’ve long advocated the use of security keys as the strongest, most phishing-resistant authentication factor for high-value users."

Why did Maria Butina want info on a phished civil rights group?

by Ryan Duffy • 3 weeks ago

The Russian national took a keen interest in a D.C.-based organization's cybersecurity vulnerabilities soon after the group was hit by phishing attempts last year.

DHS touts tech it funded to block mobile phishing

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

The anti-phishing product, Lookout Mobile Endpoint Security, is now available for Android and iOS operating systems, the Department of Homeland Security said.

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