Hack of U.S. Border Control Contractor Is Way Bigger Than the Government Is Letting On
Even as Homeland Security officials attempted to downplay the impact of a security intrusion that reached deep into the network of a federal surveillance contractor, secret documents, handbooks, and slides concerning the nation’s border control operations are…
Trump’s Iran Response Underlines Republican Rift Over National Security
The rift has rekindled debate over lawmakers’ roles in matters of war and peace and pointed up deep concerns among some Republicans, who are normally loath to criticize the president over national security.
How To Prevent and Respond to a SIM Swap Scam
SIM swap attacks are “off the hook right now,” as described in a November 2018 article from security maven Brian Krebs. While most of you probably have never, and won’t ever, encounter one, it’s good to be prepared should this irritating hack happen to you. R…
How New Rent Laws in N.Y. Help All Tenants
The rules affect evictions, security deposits, application fees and more, and could have an impact on policies in other states.
Vectra lands $100M Series E investment for AI-driven network security
Vectra, a seven-year old company that helps customers detect intrusions at the network level, whether in the cloud or on premises, announced a $100 million Series E funding round today led by TCV. Existing investors including Khosla Ventures and Accel also pa…
Hundreds Gather Around Hong Kong’s Legislature to Keep Pressure on City’s Leader
The government shut down its headquarters over security concerns after calls circulated on social media urging protesters to gather.