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U.S. Cyber Command shares new samples of suspected Iranian hacking software

by AJ Vicens • 4 months ago

The release marks the U.S. government's first attribution of the group's activity to the Iranian government.

Ex-US ambassador, anti-corruption activists in Ukraine were targets of suspected Russian phishing

by Sean Lyngaas • 12 months ago

“We are pretty aware of such kinds of threats, and we have training all the time and the protocols to deal with them,” said Ukrainian anti-corruption activist Vitaliy Shabunin.

Taiwan’s state-owned energy company suffers ransomware attack

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 years ago

In energy-import-dependent Taiwan, the CPC Corp. is a high-value target.

Why did Cyber Command back off its recent plans to call out North Korean hacking?

by Shannon Vavra • 3 years ago

U.S. Cyber Command was set to post another Lazarus Group-linked malware sample to VirusTotal in September, but ultimately decided against it. Why?

North Korean government hackers sanctioned by U.S. Treasury

by Shannon Vavra • 3 years ago

The U.S. Treasury Department is sanctioning three North Korean hacking groups it says are backed by Kim Jong-un’s regime.

Cyber Command's biggest VirusTotal upload looks to expose North Korean-linked malware

by Shannon Vavra • 3 years ago

Cyber Command looks to have uploaded its biggest cache of malware on a North Korean holiday.