CrowdStrike chosen by CISA for government endpoint security intiative

CrowdStrike and CISA have announced a new partnership that will see the cybersecurity company provide endpoint security for the government organization — and others — while also “operationalizing” the Executive…

US Charges Two Iranians with Cyber-based Electoral Interference

US Charges Two Iranians with Cyber-based Electoral Interference The United States has charged two Iranian computer hackers in connection with a cyber-campaign intended to influence the outcome of America’s 2020…

Two Iranian hackers charged in sprawling effort to interfere in 2020 U.S. election

Written by AJ Vicens Nov 18, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP Two Iranian nationals engaged in a sprawling effort to interfere in the 2020 U.S. elections — including by gaining access to…

FBI Email Hoaxer ID’ed by the Guy He Allegedly Loves to Torment

Vinny Troia, the cybersecurity researcher mentioned in a fake alert gushed out of the FBI’s email system, says it’s just one of a string of jabs from a childish but…

US and Israel Agree Anti-Ransomware Coalition

US and Israel Agree Anti-Ransomware Coalition The US and Israel yesterday announced a new bilateral partnership designed to tackle ransomware. The move comes as part of the new US-Israeli Task Force…

VP Harris announces US support for international cybersecurity partnership in Paris

US Vice President Kamala Harris said the US will be joining the Paris Call for Trust and Security in Cyberspace — a voluntary agreement between more than 80 countries, local…

#BHEU: Ransomware is The New Terrorism, Contends Cyber Expert

#BHEU: Ransomware is The New Terrorism, Contends Cyber Expert “The continued survival and future of your organization cannot be based upon negotiations with criminals,” was the stark message given by…

Ransomware Soars 148% to Record-Breaking Levels in 2021

Ransomware Soars 148% to Record-Breaking Levels in 2021 The volume of ransomware attacks over the first three quarters of 2021 reached 470 million, a 148% increase on the same period…

150 Arrested Over Darknet Drug Trafficking

150 Arrested Over Darknet Drug Trafficking An international law enforcement action has led to the arrest of 150 individuals worldwide on suspicion of buying or selling illicit goods on the…

DOJ, Europol arrest hundreds as part of international darknet drug operation

DOJ The Justice Department, Europol and dozens of police forces worldwide announced hundreds of arrests and the seizure of $31 million as part of operation Dark HunTOR — an effort…