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Hackers sold access to 170,000 compromised servers, many in the U.S.

The market for hacked servers might be much larger than previously thought, with new evidence suggesting that hackers sold access to over 170,000 compromised servers since 2014,…

Five security threats to watch out for this summer

It’s summertime, and that means some much-needed vacation for most of us out there. But with people out of the office and working from remote locations more…

People go to extreme lengths to protect their devices – but do not understand the threats

There are 3.2 billion people across the world with a connection to the internet, up from 2.9 billion in 2014, but many online users are not cyber…

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Inside the Pentagon’s secretive preparations for a ‘cyber 9/11’

The massive coordinated cyber attack began with rolling blackouts throughout the electrical grid stretching across the Midwest, leaving up to 10 million Americans’ homes without power and…

China still poses major cyber threat despite drop in U.S. attacks

Over the last year China-based threat actors have lessened their activity against US organizations, according to new findings from cybersecurity specialists FireEye. FireEye’s observations are based on…

Keyboard warriors: South Korea trains new frontline in decades-old war with North

In one college major at Seoul’s elite Korea University, the courses are known only by number, and students keep their identities a secret from outsiders. The Cyber Defense…