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How (and why) cyber specialists hacked a North American utility's smart meter

by Sean Lyngaas • 6 months ago

Big hacks like the 2015 Ukraine power outage and the 2017 shutdown of a Saudi petrochemical plant still inspire red teams today.

The Interior Department OIG clearly had some fun hacking the agency’s Wi-Fi networks

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

The report by the Office of the Inspector General underscores how a tech-savvy team can expose and help fix gaping security holes.

SCYTHE raises $3 million for attack simulation platform

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 3 years ago

SCYTHE says its platform lets enterprises simulate attacks on its own system in order to assess their own readiness.

Verodin raises $21 million Series B round for automated red-teaming

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 3 years ago

Verodin's platform automates attack simulations on a customer's network to test the existing security of the system.

Red-teaming by DHS 'quietly and slowly' uncovers agency vulnerabilities

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 years ago

The Department of Homeland Security is looking to expand a program that breaks into federal networks and tells agencies how it was done, says Rob Karas, the official leading the exercises.

Inside the NSA's CDX, a high-tech competition pitting cadets against elite attackers

by Chris Bing • 5 years ago

Professional hackers from the NSA, U.S. Cyber Command and foreign militaries are launching a barrage of cyberattacks this week — against teams of students.

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