Cybersecurity expert on Russian hack, other cyber threats facing the U.S. – Yahoo News

U.S. intelligence officials believe Russia is responsible for the hacking of more than 18,000 government and private computer networks, allowing the hackers to access government…

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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 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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North Korea targeted cybersecurity researchers using a blend of hacking and espionage – GCN.com

North Korea targeted cybersecurity researchers using a blend of hacking and espionage By Paulo Shakarian Feb 05, 2021 North Korean hackers have staged an audacious…

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The Hack Roundup: USDA Denies Data Breach at Payroll Facility – Nextgov

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has found “no evidence” of a data breach at a payroll processing center but is investigating, a spokesperson said in…

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Espionage attempts like the SolarWinds hack are inevitable, so it’s safer to focus on defense – not retaliation – GCN.com

Espionage attempts like the SolarWinds hack are inevitable, so it’s safer to focus on defense – not retaliation By William Akoto Jan 29, 2021 In…

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Why Russia May Have Stepped Up Its Hacking Game – KPCW

Back in November, Kevin Mandia, CEO of the cybersecurity firm FireEye, opened his mailbox to find an anonymous postcard. It had a simple cartoon on…

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Israeli cybersecurity firm reveals Hezbollah-linked hack of hundreds of global companies around the world – CTech

Israeli cybersecurity firm ClearSky Cyber Security has revealed a new report alleging that Lebanese Cedar, the cyber unit of Hezbollah, has successfully hacked the servers…

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