Russian hackers long tied to military and secret services

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Russia cyber attacks: GRU ‘targeted Britain’s Foreign Office and global chemical weapons watchdog’ in series of hacks

Russian spies launched cyber attacks against Britain’s government … ; hacking attempt, just a month after the Salisbury nerve agent attack, followed … responsible for a wave of cyber attacks across the globe. Mr Hunt … a number of hackers known to have launched attacks…

EPIC Calls on Senate Leaders to Postpone Vote on Kavanaugh Pending Release of White House Emails on Surveillance Programs

Following the release of new information to EPIC in a FOIA lawsuit against the National Archives, EPIC has asked Senator McConnell and Senator Schumer to postpone a vote on the nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh. The documents obtained in EPIC v. NARA reveal that Judge…

CMHC passes stress test for severe scenarios such as cyber attack and earthquake

… to fare well against a cyber attack on a Canadian financial institution … to fare well against a cyber attack on a Canadian financial institution … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE CMHC passes stress test for severe scenarios such as cyber attack and earthquake

This is how cyber attackers stole £2.26m from Tesco Bank customers

The inner workings of a cyber attack against Tesco Bank which saw … current account holders against a cyber attack. Almost two years on from … into the Tesco Bank attack details how hackers were able to make … security left customers vulnerable to cyber…

Victory! Gov. Brown Signs Bill Adding Sensible Requirements for DNA Collection From Minors

California’s kids now have common-sense protections against unwarranted DNA collection. Gov. Jerry Brown this week signed A.B. 1584, a new law requiring law enforcement to get either judicial approval or permission from both the minor and a parent, legal guardian, or attorney before collecting a…

Protecting the power grid from cyber attacks

… power grid against physical and cyber attacks––both now and in the … Project Agency’s Rapid Attack Detection, Isolation, and Characterization Systems … .S. better protect against such attacks? With attackers learning and developing, defenses … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Protecting the power grid from…

EPIC Seeks Injunction to Compel Release of Kavanaugh Records

EPIC has filed a motion seeking a preliminary injunction against the National Archives to compel the release of Brett Kavanaugh’s White House records about warrantless surveillance and the Patriot Act. EPIC argues that these records are essential to understand Kavanaugh’s views on privacy, and must…