U.S. government issues alerts about malware and IP addresses linked to North Korean cyber attacks – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch US-CERT, the Department of Homeland Security team responsible for analyzing cybersecurity threats, has posted a warning about cyber attacks by the North Korean government, which it collectively refers to as “Hidden Cobra.” […]

Russia targeted election systems in 21 states, successfully hacking some – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch On Friday, the Department of Homeland Security notified nearly half of the U.S. states that their election systems were targeted by Russia-affiliated hackers in an attempt to influence the 2016 election. In […]