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At the stroke of midnight on September 30, 2016, America said good-bye to its long-time oversight of [...]

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Clinton email server hit in cyber attacks from Russians, other hackers

Hackers from Russia attempted to break in to Hillary Clinton’s private email server although the cyber intrusions did not appear to be successful, according to FBI documents…

U.S. takes aim at cyber attacks from connected devices

Obama administration officials sought on Monday to reassure the public that it was taking steps to counter new types of cyber attacks such as the one Friday…

Chinese device maker vows product recall, legal action against accusers

A Chinese electronics firm pegged by experts as responsible for making many of the components leveraged in last week’s massive attack that disrupted Twitter and dozens of…

Cyberwarfare

Putin claims Russian hackers incapable of influencing U.S. election

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday that blaming Moscow for using cyberattacks to interfere in next month’s U.S. presidential election is mere “hysteria” whipped up by Washington. Speaking…

China cyber espionage continues

U.S. Cyber Command recently reported within secret government channels that China is continuing aggressive cyber espionage against American companies. An intelligence report disseminated earlier this month stated that…

Middle Eastern hackers are using this phishing technique to infect political targets with Trojan malware

A hacking group is conducting cyberespionage against targets in the Middle East by duping politicians, activists and staff at NGOs into clicking links to authentic-looking but fake…