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President Obama’s cyber pitch misses mark in Silicon Valley

The Obama administration is stumbling in its cybersecurity message to Silicon Valley, according to tech executives and a former White House official. The White House recently made a…

What the hell is going on with the new U.S. cybersecurity initiative?

Last week was a big one for the White House’s cybersecurity efforts. On Tuesday, one of President Barack Obama’s key advisors announced the creation of a new…

Superfish: History of malware complaints, international surveillance

Superfish, a little-known “visual search” and ad tech provider from Palo Alto whose CEO was once part of the surveillance industrial complex, is about to learn what…

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Code typo ties N. Korea to Sony hack

A security company in the U.S. has provided further evidence that last year’s devastating hacking attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment was carried out by a group with…

Researchers disclose details of iOS Masque attacks

Last year, FireEye reported a flaw in iOS that can be exploited in what the firm dubbed the ‘Masque Attack’. In the attack, researchers showed it was…

NSA analysis of Sony hack identifies North Korea

The head of the US National Security Agency (NSA) has identified North Korea as the chief culprit behind the highly damaging hack of Sony Pictures Entertainment late…