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#Regin attribution, details. Sony hacked. Cost of Home Depot breach. UN mulls surveillance.

THE CYBERWIRE (Wednesday, November 26, 2014) — Security firms and journalists continue their discussions of Regin, amid much disagreement. Some doubt its connection to Belgian network intrusions, others see NSA's hand, but more eyes are directed toward GCHQ. Techworld in particular notes Regin's absence of a kernel-level bypass for PatchGuard (which it thinks points to GCHQ) and an apparent schedule that coincides with typical UK office hours. US-CERT has published a fairly extensive overview of the spyware (which "has not," US-CERT notes blandly, "been identified targeting any organizations within the United States"). Read more.
In the Beginning…
Originally, the CyberWire was a daily business and technical intelligence brief for the staff of CyberPoint International. It was created to provide a summary of important cyber security developments distilled from an ever-increasing number of sources. With the aim of helping educate individuals, businesses, and the public about the importance of cyber security and the threats they face every day, the CyberWire opened to the public in September 2012.
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Keith Mularski

Keith Mularski

Supervisory Special Agent of the Cyber Squad, Pittsburgh Division of the Federal Bureau of Investigation

November 17, 2014—Back in December of 2012 at a cyber community event in Baltimore, Special Agent Mularski described his experience breaking up organized cyber criminal gangs. This interview gives us a chance to catch up with him about recent developments in cyber law enforcement. Read more.
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