Russians outsmarted DHS cyberattack detection program in hack – CBS News

The March 2020 attack by Russian cyber soldiers using advanced malware that was delivered indiscriminately to 18,000 private and U.S. government computer networks via a…

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The Hack Roundup: White House Says Neuberger Leading Federal Response – Nextgov

A spokeswoman for the National Security Council disputed Congressional intelligence leaders’ characterization of the federal response to widespread unauthorized intrusion into federal and private-sector networks…

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White House names leader for SolarWinds hack response after criticism – C4ISRNet

WASHINGTON — Reacting to senators’ criticism of a disorganized response to a massive government hack, the White House said a top cybersecurity adviser is leading…

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Hacked Water Plant in Florida Relied on Shared Password, Windows 7 – PCMag

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images) A shared password may be to blame for a hacker gaining remote access to a water treatment plant in Florida…

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Singtel hit by third-party vendor’s security breach, customer data may be leaked – ZDNet

Singtel says it is investigating the impact of a cybersecurity breach that may have compromised customer data, after it ascertained on February 9 that “files…

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White House Names Cybersecurity Expert to Lead Response to SolarWinds Hack – The Wall Street Journal

WASHINGTON—The White House on Wednesday said it had selected a top National Security Agency official to lead the Biden administration’s response to the sprawling SolarWinds…

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Singtel data breached through hack on third-party file-sharing vendor – The Straits Times

SINGAPORE – A third-party file-sharing system used by Singapore’s largest telco, Singtel, has been hacked and customer information may have been compromised, the company said…

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U.S. Cyber Weapons Were Leaked — And Are Now Being Used Against Us, Reporter Says – KPCW

In December 2020, a U.S. cybersecurity company announced it had recently uncovered a massive cyber breach. The hack dates back to March 2020, and possibly…

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U.S. Cyber Weapons Were Leaked — And Are Now Being Used Against Us, Reporter Says – NPR

New York Times reporter Nicole Perlroth says it may take years to fully understand the extent of the SolarWinds cyber security breach. Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg via…

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