Attack on Viasat modems possibly came from wiper malware deployed through supply chain

Written by AJ Vicens Mar 31, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP The malware used Feb. 24 to hobble thousands of modems as an effort to disrupt Ukrainian communications networks might be a…

US chip maker Nvidia says hackers breached company, stole data

Written by Tim Starks Mar 1, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP Hackers stole user logins and proprietary company data from Nvidia last week, the U.S. chip maker said Tuesday, but added that…

In studying tech supply chain, feds cite open source products, device firmware

Written by Joe Warminsky Feb 25, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP Open-source software and device firmware are two of the biggest areas of vulnerability in the supply chains for information and communications…

The United States Government Will Ban the Reselling of Potentially Hacking Tools to Authoritarian Regimes

The Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) supports the US national security, foreign policy, and economic objectives by maintaining an effective export control and treaty compliance system and encouraging continuing…