Attempted Hack of R.N.C. and Russian Ransomware Attack Test Biden


The breach of a Republican National Committee contractor, also linked to Russia, and the global ransomware attack occurred weeks after a U.S.-Russian summit. Online-PR: … unsere digitale Pressearbeit im Internet hilft weiter…

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Bitcoin and Encryption: A Race Between Criminals and the F.B.I.


The F.B.I. scored two major victories, recovering a Bitcoin ransom and tricking lawbreakers with an encryption app. But criminals may still have the upper hand. Online-PR: … unsere digitale Pressearbeit im Internet hilft weiter…

Ransomware Disrupts Meat Plants in Latest Attack on Critical U.S. Business


All of JBS’s beef plants in the U.S. were shuttered on Tuesday, and many of its pork and poultry plants were affected, according to a union and Facebook posts meant for employees.

The D.N.C. Didn’t Get Hacked in 2020. Here’s Why.


A devastating email breach of the D.N.C. roiled Democrats in the final months of 2016. An unassuming security official made it his mission to prevent a recurrence.

In China, Apple Compromises on Censorship and Surveillance

Apple built the world’s most valuable business on top of China. Now it has to answer to the Chinese government.

Biden Plans an Order to Strengthen Cyberdefenses. Will It Be Enough?


A hack of a major pipeline, the latest evidence of the nation’s vulnerabilities to cyberattacks, prompted questions about whether the administration should go further.

Trump Contradicts Pompeo Over Russia’s Role in Hack


Hours after the secretary of state said that Moscow was behind the vast cybersecurity breach, the president suggested it might have been China and downplayed the severity of the attack.