US plans ‘a mix of actions’ against Russia over SolarWinds cyberattack

The US is preparing to retaliate against Russia after determining the country was probably involved in the SolarWinds cyberattack. Without providing specifics, White House press secretary Jen…

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CD Projekt Red hackers reportedly sold the ‘Cyberpunk 2077’ source code

The hackers behind this week’s ransomware attack on Cyberpunk 2077 studio CD Projekt Red appear to have found a buyer for the stolen data. They ran an…

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Hackers are trying to disrupt the COVID-19 vaccine supply chain

Since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, we’ve seen hackers target efforts to develop a COVID-19 vaccine, but it now seems they’re shifting their attention to the…

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US arrests two members of console hacking group Team Xecuter

Two members of Team Xecuter, a group that develops and sells devices that allow people to play pirated copies of games on their consoles, are in FBI…

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Garmin reportedly paid millions to resolve its recent ransomware attack

Garmin suffered an outage last month that temporarily took many of the company’s systems and services offline. It later claimed it was the victim of a cyberattack…

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A security breach opened up access to a genealogy site’s DNA profiles

Over the weekend, a security breach changed the permission settings on millions of profiles in GEDmatch, a DNA database used by genealogists. For three hours, DNA profiles…

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Twitter confirms one elected official had DMs accessed in hack

Twitter has finally confirmed what many have suspected: that the hackers behind the crypto scam that targeted dozens of high-profile accounts did indeed gain access to at…

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US charges two Chinese hackers with trying to steal COVID-19 research

Today, the US Justice Department charged two Chinese hackers with targeting US COVID-19 research. The charges were part of an 11-count indictment that alleges the two individuals…

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Twitter hack reportedly originated with posts on a gray market forum

The worst hack in Twitter’s history may have started on a forum known for trafficking in black market social media accounts. In the days before the hack,…

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The FBI is investigating the Twitter Bitcoin hack

The FBI has confirmed that it’s investigating the hack that compromised the accounts of Joe Biden, Elon Musk, Barack Obama, Kanye West and a number of other…

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