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FBI understaffed to fight cyber attack: DOJ 
4 days ago | Comment Now 
Low pay slows recruitment drive.
 
Former top US security officials oppose encryption backdoors 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 28, 2015 | Comment Now 
Bad idea, ex-Homeland Security and NSA bosses say.
 
Blackshades RAT coder handed stiff prison sentence  
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 25, 2015 | Comment Now 
Spyware co-creator given 57 months by US court.
 
FBI opens investigation into US taxpayer data theft 
May 29, 2015 | Comment Now 
As many as 15,000 fake tax returns lodged using IDs.
 
International police bring down Beebone botnet 
 
FBI, ATF wasted $2.7m on unusable drones 
Mar 30, 2015 | Comment Now 
Dozens of machines never deployed.
 
Infosec industry splits into political lines in the hunt for spies 
Mar 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
To stop all hackers or only those not on home soil?
 
Russia to update national IT security stategy 
By Eugene Gerden | Mar 4, 2015 | Comment Now 
Reacts to current tension.
 
FBI offers $3.8m reward for GameOver Zeus mastermind 
Feb 25, 2015 | Comment Now 
Largest ever bounty for alleged cyber criminal.
 
Google opposes global search powers for US law enforcement 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
Fears feds hacking computers and facilities overseas.
 
Barrett Brown handed 63 months in prison 
By Adam Greenberg | Jan 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Claims US govt still motivated by hyperlinking charge.
 
Obama unveils proposed cybersecurity laws 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 14, 2015 | Comment Now 
Wants to criminalise sale of botnets, stolen financial data.
 
Ukraine blames Russian govt for German website hack 
By Erik Kirschbaum | Jan 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
German Parliament, Chancellor's websites hit.
 
'Sloppy' Sony hackers exposed own IP addresses 
By Emily Flitter, Mark Hosenball | Jan 8, 2015 | Comment Now 
Slip-ups lead investigators to North Korean administration.
 
FBI ups the ante to recruit “a lot” of cyber-agents 
 
US investigation identifies Sony hacking as state-sponsored 
Dec 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
North Korea fingered as the perpetrator.
 
FBI warns Iranian hackers targeting US energy, defense firms 
Dec 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
'Flash' report helps industry thwart attackers.
 
Photos: Meet the FBI's most wanted cyber suspects 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Alleged Zeus, cyber espionage operators among targets.
 
FBI warns of 'destructive' malware attack on US companies 
Dec 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
'Watershed event' follows Sony breach.
 
ACMA creates self-service portal for malware diagnosis 
By Brett Winterford | Nov 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Botnet cleaning made somewhat simpler for ISPs, network operators.
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