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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.
SamSam outbreak led to FBI restructuring, top official says
The notorious ransomware forced the FBI to rethink how the bureau tackles cyber investigations.
Private sector played critical role in WannaCry attribution, ODNI official says
Tonya Ugoretz of CTIIC touted the case as an example of what can be achieved when the government and private sector cooperate in response to global cyberthreats.