Tags virtual private network (VPN)
Hacking group exploited SonicWall zero-day for ransomware attacks, FireEye says
The malware in questions bear similarities to another hacking tool named after the popular cartoon.
At least 24 agencies run Pulse Secure software. How many were hacked is an open question.
Multiple U.S. government-funded labs conducting national security-related research appear to use the software.
State-linked hackers hit American, European organizations with Pulse Secure exploits
Such VPN software has proven a popular foothold for spies over the years.
After SolarWinds breach, lawmakers ask NSA for help in cracking Juniper cold case
The lawmakers are hoping to crack open a cold case and learn from it before the next big supply-chain breach happens.
International sting shuts down 'favorite' VPN of cybercriminals
The FBI and European police announced a sting against the Safe-Inet, which had marketed "bulletproof hosting" to cybercrime networks.
Lame-duck versions of TikTok and WeChat are definitely a problem, security experts say
The Trump administration's restrictions on Americans' abilities to update Chinese-owned TikTok and WeChat could degrade user security further, experts say.