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NSA to establish new Cybersecurity Directorate to boost defense

by Shannon Vavra • 16 hours ago

Anne Neuberger, who is leading the intelligence agency's task force on Russian election interference, will become the NSA's first director for cybersecurity.

BitPaymer targets 15 U.S. organizations in 3 months, researchers say

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 days ago

The findings by Morphisec are the latest example of how a methodical set of crooks are using an insidious ransomware.

This firmware flaw was bad enough, but then researchers looked at the supply chain

by Sean Lyngaas • 6 days ago

Lenovo servers had a conspicuous security problem, but specialists at hardware-security company Eclypsium found that the story was much bigger.

‘StrongPity’ hacking group does just enough to get around defenses

by Sean Lyngaas • 7 days ago

The group is still going after users who download router management software to infect target organizations.

Russia’s Turla group goes trolling with code labeled “TrumpTower”

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 week ago

Kaspersky found that the group also referred to 'Rocket Man,' apparently a reference to Kim Jong Un.

TA505 launches fresh attacks on financial organizations in Singapore, UAE and U.S.

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 weeks ago

Far from a one-trick pony, TA505’s recent documented activity hasn’t involved ransomware as the group has looked for other ways to make money.

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