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The US has released its national cyber strategy, with a strong emphasis on deterrence. An introduction to the document answers the question "How did we get here?" It calls out, by name, Russia, Iran, North Korea, and China, describing them as repressive...
BlackEnergy is back. Campaign against diplomatic targets in Central Asia. Terror group cyber template. Election security
Social-media enabled genocide. Conspiracy speculation on seeding attack story. GCHQ reports; DHS reassures; Russia complains.
Facebook breach updates. More skepticism on Chinese supply chain attack. Pipeline explosion not an attack. EU cyber sanctions.
Telebots, BlackEnergy said to be the same actor. Risky mixing of IT and OT. Facebook's inauthenticity purge. Cyber responses.
Chinese MSS officer in US custody for hacking. More doubt cast on supply chain attack report. Contrasting hacker styles.
Supply chain seeding claims still controversial. DDoS in Kiev. GAO on weapon vulnerabilities. DVR, camera flaws. Patch notes.
Barking at the GRU from all directions. Skepticism about report of seeding attack. Google+ is leaky (and will soon be gone).
Seeding attack on supply chain? GRU exposed. Pyongyang's cybercrime wave. Information ops. Industry notes.
Updates on supply chain seeding reports and GRU misbehavior. DHS's NPPD will become the lead US civilian cyber agency.
Chinese supply chain attack? GRU named, shamed, expelled, and indicted. Arrest in Congressional doxing case.
Facebook breach updates. Zoho exploited. Instagram hijacking. Botnet vs. Brazil. Buggy routers. Patches. Bad Fortnite cheats.
DPRK's Dogcall. Tension between disclosure, investigation. Unwanted content. Pegasus spyware in Canada. Hacking for lulz.