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Can’t hack? You can buy the tools on the dark web instead

by Zaid Shoorbajee

Someone running a cybercriminal operation does not need much technical expertise or to build anything from scratch. A report shows that conducting cybercrime is much like running a business.

Trisis masterminds have expanded operations to target U.S. industrial firms

by Chris Bing

Researchers say that the same sophisticated group behind last year's incident in Saudi Arabia has attacked multiple U.S. companies.

Schneider Electric: Trisis leveraged zero-day flaw, used a RAT

by Chris Bing

Schneider Electric had remained largely silent about an August incident where Trisis shut down operations at a Saudi energy plant.

Microsoft unveils specialized anti-ransomware tool for next update

by Ryan Johnston

The new tool will be publicly available with the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update later this year.

Lawmakers introduce bill to shine spotlight on government hacking stockpile

by Chris Bing

A new bipartisan bill aims to add transparency to the Vulnerabilities Equities Process.

FBI is 'moving towards' predictive cybercrime-fighting tools, assistant director says

by Chris Bing

The FBI’s cybercrime unit is developing predictive policing capabilities, Assistant Director Scott Smith said during a panel discussion at the 2017 RSA conference.