Colonial Pipeline CEO Joseph Blount will testify on Wednesday before the House Committee on Homeland Security to discuss the May 7 cyberattack on the oil company.
By News Desk and Associated Press
The operation to recover the cryptocurrency from the Russia-based hacker group is the first undertaken by a specialized ransomware task force created by the Biden administration Justice Department.
By Eric Tucker, Associated Press
U.S. pipeline operators will be required for the first time to conduct a cybersecurity assessment under a Biden administration directive in response to the ransomware hack that disrupted gas supplies in several states this month.
By Ben Fox, Associated Press
A thriving black market for stolen personal data makes millions of people vulnerable to spies, spammers, scammers and hackers.
By Ravi Sen, The Conversation
By Vignesh Ramachandran, Courtney Vinopal
A cyberattack left one of the country’s largest pipelines stalled, driving Americans into a panic to buy gasoline.
By Associated Press
The pipeline, operated by Georgia-based Colonial Pipeline, carries gasoline and other fuel from Texas to the Northeast.
By Alan Suderman, Associated Press
A prominent cybersecurity firm says suspected state-backed Chinese hackers exploited widely used networking devices to spy for months on dozens of high-value government, defense industry and financial sector targets in the U.S. and Europe.
By Associated Press
President Joe Biden has said that dealing with “Russian recklessness and hacking into computer networks in the United States and across Europe and the world has become critical to protecting our collective security.”…
By Ben Fox, Alan Suderman, Associated Press
U.S. officials are scrambling to reinforce the nation’s cyber defenses following a sweeping hack that may have exposed government and corporate secrets to Russia.
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