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U.S. officials say supply-chain threat is 'very real' regardless of Bloomberg story accuracy

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 1 week ago

Senators sought answers from the DHS and FBI head about a reported widespread supply chain attack, as well as foreign election interference.

Justice Department charges 7 Russian intelligence officers

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

The Department of Justice on Thursday announced criminal charges against seven Russian military officers, the latest move in an ongoing U.S. law enforcement effort to crackdown on Kremlin hacking.

U.S. looks to restart talks on global cyber norms

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 weeks ago

The Trump administration is looking to restart talks on global cyber norms a year after they collapsed in acrimony.

VPNFilter now has 'even greater capabilities,' research shows

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 weeks ago

VPNFilter, the malware framework that co-opted half a million routers into a botnet earlier this year, has “even greater capabilities” than previously documented, new research shows.

Russian hacker pleads guilty for role in massive botnet schemes

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 1 month ago

“For over two decades, Peter Levashov operated botnets which enabled him to harvest personal information from infected computers, disseminate spam, and distribute malware used to facilitate multiple scams,” Assistant Attorney General Brian Benczkowski said.

U.S. extradites Russian accused in hack of JPMorgan Chase

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 1 month ago

Andrei Tyurin's successful extradition is major milestone in an investigation spanning four years.

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