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Another round of 'wiper' malware appears in Ukrainian networks

by Tim Starks

The wiper could add to the woes of a country increasingly under physical and cyber assault.

'Ghostwriter' disinformation campaign rages on as Biden prepares for NATO trip

by Sean Lyngaas

“These types of tactics are readily deployable elsewhere," said FireEye's Lee Foster.

Anti-NATO disinformation effort uses coronavirus to poke political tensions

by Jeff Stone

A new report from FireEye does not attribute the effort to the Russian government, though the motives are consistent.

U.S. agrees to help Baltic states bolster grid cybersecurity

by Sean Lyngaas

The agreement comes as the ex-Soviet countries look to disentangle themselves from Russian electric infrastructure.

Operator of 'VirusTotal for criminals' gets 14-year prison sentence

by Patrick Howell O'Neill

“Ruslan Bondars helped malware developers attack American businesses,” said Assistant Attorney General Brian Benczkowski.

Latvian hacker sentenced to 33 months in prison for scareware scheme

by Patrick Howell O'Neill

At one time, Peteris Sahurovs was among the FBI's most wanted criminals.