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U.S. Cyber Command shares new samples of suspected Iranian hacking software

by AJ Vicens

The release marks the U.S. government's first attribution of the group's activity to the Iranian government.

Ex-US ambassador, anti-corruption activists in Ukraine were targets of suspected Russian phishing

by Sean Lyngaas

“We are pretty aware of such kinds of threats, and we have training all the time and the protocols to deal with them,” said Ukrainian anti-corruption activist Vitaliy Shabunin.

Taiwan’s state-owned energy company suffers ransomware attack

by Sean Lyngaas

In energy-import-dependent Taiwan, the CPC Corp. is a high-value target.

Why did Cyber Command back off its recent plans to call out North Korean hacking?

by Shannon Vavra

U.S. Cyber Command was set to post another Lazarus Group-linked malware sample to VirusTotal in September, but ultimately decided against it. Why?

North Korean government hackers sanctioned by U.S. Treasury

by Shannon Vavra

The U.S. Treasury Department is sanctioning three North Korean hacking groups it says are backed by Kim Jong-un’s regime.

Cyber Command's biggest VirusTotal upload looks to expose North Korean-linked malware

by Shannon Vavra

Cyber Command looks to have uploaded its biggest cache of malware on a North Korean holiday.