FBI, DHS, and UK cyber agency warn of Russia internet attack that targets routers

FBI, DHS, and UK cyber company warn of Russia web assault that targets routers

The United States and Britain at present accused Russia of launching a brand new wave of internet-based assaults focusing on routers, firewalls and different laptop networking gear utilized by authorities businesses, companies and significant infrastructure operators across the globe. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), and the […]

US and UK warn that Russia has been hacking routers worldwide

Globally, this effort had focused hundreds of thousands of machines to spy on ISP prospects, organizations and authorities companies. The assault technique let Russia peer on the knowledge passing by the compromised gadgets, whether or not that be enterprise or intelligence-related. It had additionally let attackers cripple firewalls and intrusion detection methods that organizations use […]

Homeland Security database would monitor bloggers, social media

DHS expects responses to its request by April 13th. This is not the primary time the US has tracked the media (the FBI was once infamous for it), and there isn’t any indication this could gather data that is not already public. However, the database’s very existence (supplied it goes ahead) might be problematic. It […]

Homeland Security Wants to Build an Online 'Media Influence Database' to Track Journalists

Homeland Security Wants to Build an Online 'Media Influence Database' to Track Journalists

Photo: AP The Department of Homeland Security announced a public bid for third celebration firms to construct a “media influence database” able to monitoring greater than 290,000 information sources throughout the globe. First spotted by Bloomberg Law, the general public bid would additionally monitor journalists and bloggers, compiling their private data and the publications for […]

DHS Suspects Mystery Phone-Tracking Devices Have Been Deployed in Washington, DC 

DHS Suspects Mystery Phone-Tracking Devices Have Been Deployed in Washington, DC 

Photo: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has acknowledged for the primary time that cellphone surveillance tools might have been deployed within the nation’s capital by overseas actors searching for to trace cellphone and doubtlessly intercept calls and messages. In a March 26th letter to Sen. Ron Wyden, Democrat […]