Cyber


Spain to Brief EU on Alleged Cybermeddling in Catalonia

Spain’s foreign minister said Monday that he will brief his European Union counterparts on alleged cybermeddling from Russian territory and elsewhere aimed at spreading misinformation about the independence push in…

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Key Equifax Executives Departing After Huge Data Breach

Equifax announced late Friday that its chief information officer and chief security officer would leave the company immediately, following the enormous breach of 143 million Americans’ personal information. The credit…

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OAS Head Signs Agreement on Cyber Cooperation

Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu met on Thursday with the& Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS), Luis Almagro, who came to Israel for a one-day visit to…

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Justice Dept. Announces Takedown of Online Drug Marketplace

Justice Department officials are announcing a takedown of an internet marketplace for illegal substances, counterfeit goods, weapons, hacking tools and other illicit items. Prosecutors say AlphaBay had 200,000 members and…

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U.S. to Create Independent Military Cyber Command

After months of delay, the Trump administration is finalizing plans to revamp the nation’s military command for defensive and offensive cyber operations in hopes of intensifying America’s ability to wage…

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Ukrainian Minister: We Prevented Second Cyberattack

Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov says that authorities have avoided a second cyberattack. The announcement suggests that the effort to wreak electronic havoc across Ukraine is ongoing. Ukraine is still…

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Cyberattack May Not Have Been Meant to Get Money

The dramatic data-scrambling attack that hit computers around the world Tuesday appears to be contained. But with the damage and disruption still coming into focus, security experts worry that the…

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