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'This isn't IAD 2.0': NSA's new Cybersecurity Directorate plots its mission

by Shannon Vavra • 2 months ago

The National Security Agency has started to lay the groundwork and select the leadership for a reorganization of its cybersecurity activities.

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

by Ryan Duffy • 1 year 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.

ViperRAT spyware resurfaces in Google Play Store

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 1 year ago

ViperRAT made waves last year after a wave of IDF personnel fell victim to social engineering attacks from hackers posing as young women.

ISPs inside Turkey and Egypt spread FinFisher spyware in massive espionage campaign

by Chris Bing • 2 years ago

New research by human rights advocacy organization Citizen Lab shows how products made by two Western technology contractors facilitated nationwide surveillance in multiple developing countries under authoritarian rule.

Senator questions DHS about surveillance technology used in U.S. by foreign spies

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 2 years ago

A Senator is asking for the agency to provide information about foreign surveillance on U.S. soil.

DNC hackers using NATO cyber conference to find phishing targets, researchers say

by Chris Bing • 2 years ago

According to Cisco's Talos research team, Fancy Bear was sending phishing emails to people looking to attend CyCon.

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