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Command and control: A fight for the future of government hacking

by Chris Bing

A quiet but constant tug of war is raging between the intelligence community and the military over the future of U.S. Cyber Command.

U.S. warns of 'emerging' global cyber-espionage campaign by Chinese hackers

by Chris Bing

An "emerging" international cyber-espionage campaign by a group with suspected ties to the Chinese government is affecting a growing number of companies globally, according to a warning from the U.S. government.

Spies used malware to eavesdrop on Ukrainian businesses and media, researchers say

by Chris Bing

Security researchers have found that a mysterious hacking group is spying on dozens of Ukrainian businesses by infecting their computers with highly sophisticated malware that allows for eavesdropping and data exfiltration.

U.S. formally points finger at Russia for DNC hacks

by Chris Bing

The Russian government is responsible for hacking into, stealing and then leaking information owned by major U.S. political figures and organizations, including the Democratic National Committee, the Department of Homeland Security and Office of the Director of National Intelligence announced Friday. Until today, the White House, FBI, DHS, NSA and ODNI have all declined to attribute the aforementioned cyberattacks to Russia.