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by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#1386 Officials blame “sophisticated” Russian hackers for voter system attacks
The profile of attacks on two US state voter registration systems this summer presented in an FBI "Flash" memo suggests that the states were hit by a fairly typical sort of intrusion. But an Arizona official said that the Federal Bureau of Investigation had attributed an attack that succeeded only in capturing a single user's login credentials to Russian hackers and rated the threat from the attack as an "eight on a scale of ten" in severity. An Illinois state official characterized the more successful attack on that state's system as "highly sophisticated" based on information from the FBI.
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#1387 BASHLITE family of malware infects 1 million IoT devices
#1386 Officials blame “sophisticated” Russian hackers for voter system attacks
#1385 How tech is helping a casino catch the cheats (VIDEO)
#1384 Locky ransomware now downloaded as encrypted DLLs
#1383 FBI detects breaches in US state voting systems
#1382 Meet USBee, the malware that uses USB drives to covertly jump airgaps
#1381 Cyber security should be expanded to other departments other than IT: CII-KPMG report
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