Tags security research

DOJ changes to CFAA guidance are overhyped, lawyers say

by Suzanne Smalley • 4 weeks ago

The Department of Justice's guidance on when and how to charge defendants for violating CFAA remains ambiguous, lawyers say.

DOJ revises computer fraud prosecution standards to ease off 'good-faith' research

by AJ Vicens • 2 months ago

The policy revision instructs prosecutors not to target good-faith security research under the historically fraught law.

New details emerge on prolific Conti-linked cybercrime group

by AJ Vicens • 4 months ago

Google's Threat Analysis Group is calling the hackers Exotic Lily, and it says they employed relatively novel tactics.

Sandworm-linked botnet has another piece of hardware in its sights

by Joe Warminsky • 4 months ago

The CyclopsBlink malware is now targeting internet routers from hardware maker ASUS, Trend Micro researchers said.

Researchers show how to tamper with medication in popular infusion pumps using software flaws

by Sean Lyngaas • 10 months ago

The research illustrates the challenge of securing devices conceived decades ago from 21st-century digital threats.

Mozi botnet gets stealthier in infecting Huawei network gateways and other gear

by Sean Lyngaas • 11 months ago

Botnets are hard to sink, Part Infinity.