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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.
FBI aims for stronger cyber strategy as US grapples with SolarWinds fallout
Other changes are afoot: Matt Gorham, the most senior cybersecurity official at the FBI, plans to retire on Feb. 5.
What the FBI did to make headway against COVID-19 research hackers
The multi-step process included collecting information that could help victims and would-be victims, as well as used in court.
FBI hopes a more aggressive cyber strategy will disrupt foreign hackers
“Whatever it is that’s going to cause maximum impact on the adversary, that’s what the goal is,” the FBI's Tonya Ugoretz told CyberScoop.
Coronavirus scientists are big targets for foreign cyber-espionage, FBI says
Foreign governments are targeting cyber-espionage operations against U.S. research entities working on the novel coronavirus.
An FBI unit recovered $300 million of $3.5 billion in reported cybercrime losses last year
The number "may seem like a drop in the bucket," one bureau official said, but represents some Americans' life savings, and cash stolen in email scams.