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FBI shifting cybercrime focus from arrests, indictments to payment seizures, incident response

by Tim Starks • 4 months ago

One top FBI official said the FBI would try to replicate its approach to recovering funds in the Colonial Pipeline case.

National security officials outline hopes for US data breach notification law

by Tim Starks • 12 months ago

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

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

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

by Tim Starks • 2 years ago

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

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 years ago

“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

by Shannon Vavra • 2 years ago

Foreign governments are targeting cyber-espionage operations against U.S. research entities working on the novel coronavirus.