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New York Times:
Malware attack raises concern that the NSA has lost control over cyberweapons they developed, and that damage from the Shadow Brokers leaks could be much worse   —  Twice in the past month, National Security Agency cyberweapons stolen from its arsenal have been turned against two very different partners …
Jun 29, 2017, 7:55 AMIn context
New York Times:
Use of US cyberweapons against ISIS, which uses the web to recruit, spread propaganda, and use encrypted communication, has been a consistent disappointment   —  WASHINGTON — America's fast-growing ranks of secret cyberwarriors have in recent years blown up nuclear centrifuges in Iran …
Jun 14, 2017, 8:30 AMIn context
New York Times:
Sources and public records shed light on Pentagon program developing cyberweapons to sabotage North Korean missiles before they lift off   —  WASHINGTON — Three years ago, President Barack Obama ordered Pentagon officials to step up their cyber and electronic strikes against North Korea's missile program …
Mar 4, 2017, 12:15 PMIn context
David E. Sanger / New York Times:
White House announces sanctions and ejection of Russian intelligence operatives in response to political hacking   —  WASHINGTON — The Obama administration struck back at Russia on Thursday for its efforts to influence the 2016 election, ejecting 35 Russian intelligence operatives …
Dec 29, 2016, 3:16 PMIn context
David E. Sanger / New York Times:
Sources: Russia hacked Republican National Committee's systems too but didn't release data, US intelligence agencies have concluded with “high confidence”   —  Washington — President Obama has ordered American intelligence agencies to produce a full report on Russian efforts …
Dec 10, 2016, 12:10 AMIn context
New York Times:
US government officially blames Russia for hacking DNC and a range of other institutions and prominent individuals to “interfere with the US election process”   —  WASHINGTON — The Obama administration on Friday formally accused the Russian government of stealing and disclosing emails …
Oct 7, 2016, 7:18 PMIn context
David E. Sanger / New York Times:
FireEye report finds sharp drop-off in Chinese cyberattacks on US over past two years   —  WASHINGTON — Nine months after President Obama and President Xi Jinping of China agreed to a broad crackdown on cyberespionage aimed at curbing the theft of intellectual property …
Jun 22, 2016, 10:40 AMIn context
David E. Sanger / New York Times:
New technologies like connected TVs, cars, bulbs, wearables, and more give government ample means to track suspects, Berkman Center study finds   —  New Technologies Give Government Ample Means to Track Suspects, Study Finds  —  WASHINGTON — For more than two years the F.B.I. and intelligence agencies …
Feb 1, 2016, 12:05 PMIn context
David E. Sanger / New York Times:
Study: 20 countries including China, Egypt, and Mexico have no government regulations requiring protection of their nuclear facilities against cyberattacks   —  20 Nations' Nuclear Facilities Said to Be Vulnerable to Cyberattack  —  WASHINGTON — Twenty nations with significant atomic stockpiles …
Jan 14, 2016, 8:55 PMIn context
David E. Sanger / New York Times:
Hillary Clinton Urges Silicon Valley to ‘Disrupt’ ISIS   —  WASHINGTON — Hillary Clinton said on Sunday that the Islamic State had become “the most effective recruiter in the world” and that the only solution was to engage American technology companies in blocking or taking down militants' websites, videos and encrypted communications.
Dec 7, 2015, 11:45 AMIn context

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