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US Says Iran Is Behind Threatening ‘Proud Boys’ Emails About Mail-In Vote

October 22nd, 2020 📆 | 6185 Views ⚑

The U.S. government accused Iran of being behind the recent threatening emails sent to several voters in Florida, Arizona, and

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European Police Malware Could Harvest GPS, Messages, Passwords, More

September 15th, 2020 📆 | 1994 Views ⚑

The malware that French law enforcement deployed en masse onto Encrochat devices, a large encrypted phone network using Android phones,

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Postal Service Used Apps That Had ‘Catastrophic’ Vulnerabilities for Years

September 11th, 2020 📆 | 2198 Views ⚑

Image: Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images For years, the United States Postal Service used several applications that had “catastrophic” bugs that could

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Hackers Leak Alleged Internal Files of Chinese Social Media Monitoring Firms

August 21st, 2020 📆 | 6399 Views ⚑

A group of hackers says they have obtained internal files from three Chinese social media monitoring companies. After leaking some

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Ex-NSA Hacker Finds a Way to Hack Mac Users Via Microsoft Office

August 6th, 2020 📆 | 8131 Views ⚑

Image: Cathryn Virginia/Motherboard Mac computers have long enjoyed the reputation of being more secure than their Windows counterparts. Over the

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Fugitive Wirecard Executive Jan Marsalek Was Involved In Attempt to Purchase Hacking Team Spyware

July 22nd, 2020 📆 | 7468 Views ⚑

The fugitive executive of the embattled payment startup Wirecard was mentioned in a brazen and bizarre attempt to purchase hacking

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ICE Questions an Admin of The-Eye Archive Site About ‘BlueLeaks’

July 21st, 2020 📆 | 7744 Views ⚑

On Thursday, Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents questioned a woman who shared a copy of allegedly stolen U.S. police internal

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Russia Is Trying to Hack COVID-19 Vaccine Development

July 16th, 2020 📆 | 5509 Views ⚑

Russian state-based hackers have targeted Western COVID-19 vaccine development, the cybersecurity agencies of the United States, United Kingdom, and Canada

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Republicans Who Don’t Understand Encryption Introduce Bill to Break It

June 26th, 2020 📆 | 3909 Views ⚑

Three Republican senators, who have never showed that they understand how encryption works, have now introduced a bill that would

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Privacy-Focused OS Wants to Know How Facebook and the FBI Hacked it

June 23rd, 2020 📆 | 6256 Views ⚑

The developers of a privacy-focused operating system championed by Edward Snowden are scrambling to find out the details of a

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Encrypted Phone Network Says It’s Shutting Down After Police Hack

June 22nd, 2020 📆 | 1836 Views ⚑

Someone in control of an email address long associated with Encrochat, a company that sells custom encrypted phones often used

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T-Mobile Outage Causes Unfounded Panic About a DDoS Attack That Didn’t Happen

June 20th, 2020 📆 | 2110 Views ⚑

On Monday afternoon, several people in the United States reported that they couldn’t use their smartphone for its original purpose:

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