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DNS hacks are attacks on critical infrastructure, senior U.S. diplomat says
Amb. Robert Strayer said if the recent spate of DNS hijackings are nation-state-baseds, they are no different than any other attacks on critical infrastructure.
UN report links North Korean hackers to theft of $571 million from cryptocurrency exchanges
The U.N. panel is increasingly taking note of North Korea's use of cyber operations to circumvent sanctions.
U.S. looks to restart talks on global cyber norms
The Trump administration is looking to restart talks on global cyber norms a year after they collapsed in acrimony.
Facebook bans Myanmar general as U.N. calls for independent investigation into Rohingya crisis
"The ethnic violence in Myanmar has been truly horrific," a Facebook blog read. "While we were too slow to act, we’re now making progress."
Top State Department cyber official 'optimistic’ of U.N. deal with Russia, China
In an interview with CyberScoop, Robert Strayer, the State Department’s top cybersecurity official, holds forth on a possible norms agreement with China and Russia.
White House cyber czar says push for norms will move to small group of allies
The Trump administration will continue its predecessor's push for the adoption of global norms governing state behavior in cyberspace, but is effectively back-burnering stalled efforts to do so through the United Nations, preferring instead to work with small groups of allied countries, White House cybersecurity czar Rob Joyce said Tuesday.