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Suspected Iranian hackers snooping on Middle Eastern targets anew

by Tim Starks

MuddyWater is targeting government agencies, academia and the tourism industry.

Russian government hackers targeting coronavirus vaccine research, UK, US and Canada warn

by Shannon Vavra

Russian government hackers have been targeting coronavirus vaccine research, U.K., U.S., and Canadian government officials said.

Russia's GRU propped up fake media personas, mostly failed at social media promotion after DNC hack

by Jeff Stone

The effort failed to prioritize obvious strategies that would have generated higher engagement.

Suspected North Korean hackers target universities using Chrome extension

by Sean Lyngaas

Pyongyang's hackers have expanded their targeted base, according to ASERT, the threat intelligence group of Netscout’s Arbor Networks.

Security companies give public free way to sift through malware research

by Shaun Waterman

Comodo and Check Point Software Technology are giving away their research — and in Comodo's case, the tools used to conduct it, as well.

Meet the man responsible for teaching some of the NSA's best young hackers

by Chris Bing

Underlining the NSA's race to hire the best and brightest is a list of universities that offer myriad of computer security training programs, each providing a stepping stone into the secretive agency. In this context, Carnegie Mellon University is to the NSA what the University of Alabama is to the NFL.