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Hacker, money launderer sentenced to prison for scamming tax preparers and COVID-19 relief programs
The scheme, which included a money laundering operation, netted $280,000 from COVID-19 relief in one state alone.
National security officials outline hopes for US data breach notification law
A national breach notification law needs to be simple and limited, officials said, but stopped short of endorsing a specific proposal.
Florida homecoming queen faces up to 16 years after alleged scheme to hack high school contest
She and her mother could spend a maximum of 16 years in prison each.
Is Congress finally ready to pass meaningful ransomware legislation?
As ransomware attacks afflict every part of the country, lawmakers might be feeling them in their congressional districts, too.
Robocalls keep spamming Americans, in part because of their cyber tools
Robocalls are back on the rise after a pandemic reprieve, and scammers are learning new tricks.
Election Assistance Commission loses another key staffer, Jerome Lovato
Two other top staffers have left the EAC in recent months as well.