Researchers said it was one of the scarier attacks, as it marked when a government dedicated significant resources to targeting a vital piece of the Web.
The idea that the U.S. federal government could play a dominant and effective role in protecting the nation from malicious cyberattacks on everything from Internet of Things (IoT) devices to critical infrastructure to election voting systems might strike some people as absurd.
The effects of climate change and cyberattacks from foreign countries are a greater threat to national security than illegal immigration, former Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano says.
The public and private sector are turning to AI and automation in their fight against cyber-attacks. However, this strategy must not be at people's expense.
As many as 750,000 heart devices made by Medtronic PLC contain a serious cybersecurity vulnerability that could let an attacker with sophisticated insider knowledge to harm a patient by altering programming on an implanted defibrillator, federal officials said today.
Even a small-scale hack of driverless cars could cause collisions and gridlock in Manhattan, hindering emergency services, according to the latest research.
Facebook has leveraged its position as a global surveillance and intelligence database to repurpose its own platform to track problematic users in realtime.
The partial government shutdown is hampering the FBI's ability to investigate and prosecute cyber criminals and to combat digital national security threats.
The Cybersecurity 202: Democrats Are More Concerned About Election Security Than Republicans, Survey Finds
Democrats are far more concerned than Republicans that a foreign power will tamper with a U.S. election, and they're more cynical about the government's ability to respond to a major cyberattack.
An interview with Navy veteran Angela Hill who – along with her brother Ed – founded Jadex, a cybersecurity firm in Spring Lake, Michigan.