Category: Cyber Security

Russian hackers who attacked DNC also targeted three 2018 campaigns, Microsoft says

A Microsoft executive revealed that Russian hackers have targeted three candidates currently running for election this year. On Thursday, the…

2 days ago

Defense chiefs say ‘not possible’ for US to win global cyberspace wars

A document released by the Defense Department says that the United States is unlikely to succeed in the global battle…

3 weeks ago

Thieves drain entire bank account of America’s oldest WWII vet Richard Overton

America's oldest World War II veteran Richard Overton, who is 112 years old, has been the victim of identity theft…

3 weeks ago

Ex-NSA contractor Reality Winner pleads guilty to leaking classified intel

A former National Security Agency contractor pleaded guilty on Tuesday to leaking classified information. Reality Winner, the first person prosecuted…

4 weeks ago
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US gov’t should have CYBERCOM ‘hack back’ against attacks, intel experts say

A cyber security panel this week encouraged the U.S. government to adapt a retaliatory strategy against cyberattacks from foreign entities…

1 month ago

North Korean cyberattack campaign detected days after historic summit

A malicious cyberattack campaign carried out by the North Korean government was detected by U.S. intelligence agencies Thursday — just…

1 month ago

Chinese hackers steal secret submarine warfare data from US Navy contractor: report

Hackers associated with the Chinese government have compromised the computers of a U.S. Navy contractor and acquired highly sensitive material…

1 month ago

North Korea continues cyberattacks despite US-NK summit talks, report says

Suspected North Korean-linked hackers have been targeting financial institutions in attempts to steal money for the country as it faces…

2 months ago

NASA lacks proper cybersecurity to defend against int’l threats, report shows

A recent report revealed that the internal agency in charge of cybersecurity efforts at NASA currently lacks the capabilities to…

2 months ago

FL city accidentally sends ‘zombie alert’ to residents after power outage

Residents in Lake Worth, Florida, received an unusual social media alert on Sunday following a brief power outage for a"…

2 months ago

Russian hackers pose as ISIS and send death threats to US military wives

Five U.S. military wives received death threats from Russian hackers posing as members of ISIS, ABC News reported on Tuesday. The…

2 months ago

Pentagon halts sales of Chinese-made smartphones as security risk

The Pentagon has ordered retail stores on its bases around the world to cease selling all smartphones and devices made…

3 months ago

North Korea has secretly been hacking US and 16 other countries, report says

Authorities recently said North Korea has perpetuated an even broader global hacking campaign that has targeted as many as 17…

3 months ago

Vietnam veterans being targeted by fake Facebook pages

Several fake Facebook pages are targeting Vietnam War veterans, the Atlantic recently reported. There are at least two Facebook pages from…

3 months ago

Russia says response to latest US sanctions will be ‘precise and painful’

A Russian official said Wednesday that the country's response to recent U.S. sanctions would be "precise and painful," Reuters reported.…

3 months ago

China bolsters undersea warfare power through stolen US technology, admiral says

China is eroding America’s advantage in potential undersea warfare in part by stealing U.S. technology through hacking defense contractors and…

3 months ago

Obama decided not to take action against Russian hackers during 2016 election, former CIA director says

Former CIA Director John Brennan recently revealed that President Barack Obama had the opportunity to conduct retaliatory cyber action against…

3 months ago

US suspends export privileges for Qualcomm customer ZTE

The U.S. Department of Commerce has banned American companies from selling components to telecommunications firm ZTE after the Chinese company…

3 months ago

US, UK issue joint alert warning of Russian cyberattacks

Russia is using compromised computer network equipment to attack U.S. and British companies and government agencies, the two countries warned…

3 months ago

Russian court orders immediate nationwide ban on Telegram messaging app

The fate of the ongoing conflict between Russia’s telecommunications supervisory body, Roskomnadzor, and the messaging app, Telegram, has been decided…

3 months ago

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