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Ex-US Intel Officer Charged with Helping Iran Target Her Former Colleagues
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Monica Witt, former Air Force and counterintel agent, has been indicted for conspiracy activities with Iranian government, hackers.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 2/13/2019
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No Sign of 'Material' Nation-State Actor Impact on 2018 US Midterms
Dark Reading Staff,
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That's the conclusion of a classified postmortem report sent to the White House yesterday by Acting Attorney General and DHS Secretary.
By Dark Reading Staff , 2/5/2019
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Justice Dept. Alerting Victims of North Korean Botnet Infections
Dark Reading Staff,
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US officials disrupt North Korea's Joanap attack infrastructure.
By Dark Reading Staff , 1/30/2019
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Cisco Study Finds Fewer Data Breaches at GDPR-Ready Firms
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
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Many organizations find that getting their data privacy house in order is paying off.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 1/24/2019
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Google Hit With $57 Million GDPR Fine in France
Dark Reading Staff,
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The fine represents the first major penalty for a US technology company under the new European regulations.
By Dark Reading Staff , 1/21/2019
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Where Are Privacy Boundaries in an Age of Government Interception?
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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A new encryption-focused law in Australia highlights the need for all parties to come together to identify a solution that protects privacy, e-commerce, and people and institutions.
By Marc Rogers, Executive Director of Cybersecurity, Okta , 1/17/2019
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Kaspersky Lab Helped US Nab NSA Data Thief: Report
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer
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But this new development unlikely to do much to clear government suspicions about security vendor's ties to Russian intelligence, analyst says.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 1/9/2019
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NCSC Launches Nation-State Cyber Threat Protection Program for Businesses
Steve Zurier, Freelance Writer
News
National Counterintelligence and Security Center (NCSC) released free online security awareness materials for businesses to defend against nation-state hackers.
By Steve Zurier Freelance Writer, 1/9/2019
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Bug Bounty Awards Climb as Software Security Improves
Robert Lemos, Technology Journalist/Data Researcher
News
Top reward for iOS remote exploit hits $2 million, as companies who sell exploits to national governments have to offer more money to attract researchers to tackle increasingly secure software.
By Robert Lemos Technology Journalist/Data Researcher, 1/7/2019
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Ex-NSA Contractor Was a Suspect In Shadow Brokers Leak
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer
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New court document shows law enforcement suspected possible involvement of Harold Martin in Shadow Brokers' release of classified NSA hacking tools.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 1/2/2019
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US Petroleum Employee Charged with Stealing Trade Secrets for Chinese Firm
Dark Reading Staff,
News
Longtime US resident allegedly stole information for petroleum firm in China that had offered him a position.
By Dark Reading Staff , 12/28/2018
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The Coolest Hacks of 2018
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
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In-flight airplanes, social engineers, and robotic vacuums were among the targets of resourceful white-hat hackers this year.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 12/28/2018
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US Names, Sanctions Russian GRU Officials for 2016 Election Hacks
Dark Reading Staff,
News
Treasury Department names and imposes economic sanctions on the alleged major players behind the Russian election-meddling operation, as well as the World Anti-Doping Agency breach.
By Dark Reading Staff , 12/19/2018
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Lax Controls Leave Fortune 500 Overexposed On the Net
Robert Lemos, Technology Journalist/Data Researcher
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The largest companies in the world have an average of 500 servers and devices accessible from the Internet - and many leave thousands of systems open to attack.
By Robert Lemos Technology Journalist/Data Researcher, 12/17/2018
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Equifax Breach Underscores Need for Accountability, Simpler Architectures
Robert Lemos, Technology Journalist/Data Researcher
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A new congressional report says the credit reporting firm's September 2017 breach was 'entirely preventable.'
By Robert Lemos Technology Journalist/Data Researcher, 12/11/2018
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Former Estonian Foreign Minister Urges Cooperation in Cyberattack Attribution, Policy
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
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Nations must band together to face nation-state cyberattack threats, said Marina Kaljurand.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 12/5/2018
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‘London Blue’ BEC Cybercrime Gang Unmasked
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
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Security firm turned the tables on attackers targeting its chief financial officer in an email-borne financial scam.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 12/4/2018
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MITRE Changes the Game in Security Product Testing
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
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Nonprofit has published its first-ever evaluation of popular endpoint security tools - measured against its ATT&CK model.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 11/29/2018
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Curing the Patient Data Security and Privacy Epidemic
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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If the modern Hippocratic Oath states, “I will respect the privacy of my patients,” shouldn’t that statement extend to protecting patient data?
By Tim Critchley, CEO, Semafone , 11/28/2018
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Uber Hit With $1.2 Million Additional Fines for 2016 Data Breach
Dark Reading Staff,
News
Now the penalties are coming from Europe.
By Dark Reading Staff , 11/27/2018
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