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FBI understaffed to fight cyber attack: DOJ 
4 hours ago | Comment Now 
Low pay slows recruitment drive.
 
Former top US security officials oppose encryption backdoors 
By Juha Saarinen | 3 days ago | 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.
 
Duqu spyware used stolen Foxconn certs  
By Eric Auchard, Joseph Menn | Jun 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Attackers target hardware manufacturers to steal digital credentials.
 
Kaspersky servers infected by 'Duqu 2.0' malware 
By Tom Reeve | Jun 11, 2015 | Comment Now 
Hackers had access for 'several months' prior to detection.
 
Ransomware author recants, posts decryption keys 
 
FBI opens investigation into US taxpayer data theft 
May 29, 2015 | Comment Now 
As many as 15,000 fake tax returns lodged using IDs.
 
New malware strain destroys master boot record to avoid detection 
 
Aussie enterprises targeted in Bartalex spam campaign 
By Juha Saarinen | Apr 29, 2015 | Comment Now 
Office macro downloads malware used in JP Morgan heist.
 
International police bring down Beebone botnet 
 
Point-of-sale malware evolves to target travellers 
By Danielle Walker | Apr 7, 2015 | Comment Now 
NewPosThings grows its capabilities.
 
FBI, ATF wasted $2.7m on unusable drones 
Mar 30, 2015 | Comment Now 
Dozens of machines never deployed.
 
US State Dept shuts down internet systems 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Plans to harden infrastructure to protect data.
 
Lenovo stops pre-loading 'bloatware' on PCs 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 1, 2015 | Comment Now 
Offers free anti-virus subscription.
 
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.
 
Extortionists upgrade Reveton ransomware 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
New payment method introduced.
 
The NSA's infosec tips won't stop you from being hacked 
By Tony Campbell | Jan 27, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Focus on being more secure than your neighbours.
 
Barrett Brown handed 63 months in prison 
By Adam Greenberg | Jan 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Claims US govt still motivated by hyperlinking charge.
 
Zero-day Adobe Flash Player flaw discovered 
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 22, 2015 | Comment Now 
Spotted in popular exploit kit used by attackers.
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