Information Security Laws Investigations and Ethics
- August 17, 2017
IOS 11 will allow users to avoid authorities attempting to force smartphone access by temporarily disabling biometric unlocking of mobile devices.
- August 16, 2017
In this week's Risk & Repeat podcast, SearchSecurity editors explore the FBI's case against security researcher Marcus Hutchins, better known as MalwareTech.
- August 11, 2017
Assistant U.S. attorney says jurors and courts are getting smarter about cybercrime evidence, although digital cases overall may be getting more difficult to prosecute.
- August 03, 2017
The FBI arrested the famed security researcher known as MalwareTech after a two-year investigation into the creation and distribution of the Kronos banking Trojan.
- August 02, 2017
DEFCON attendees were successful in hacking voting machines and now that there is proof the systems are insecure, more work needs to be done to change election laws and practices.
- August 01, 2017
Experts debated how the government should weigh disclosure in the Vulnerabilities Equities Process and whether to err on the side of offense or defense.
- July 25, 2017
Experts applaud Microsoft for clever use of a lawsuit to claim command and control server domains used by malicious Russian APT group Fancy Bear.
- July 21, 2017
Cooperation between law enforcement from around the world led to the shutdown of the AlphaBay and Hansa dark web markets and potential leads of illegal vendors.
- July 19, 2017
In this week's Risk & Repeat podcast, SearchSecurity editors discuss the Trump administration's removal of Kaspersky Lab from the GSA Schedule 70 for federal IT contracts.
- June 26, 2017
Demands for security code reviews by Russia have been on the rise, and not all experts or U.S. companies want to comply with the requests.
- June 02, 2017
A new cybersecurity law in China highlights the trend of inconsistent international data privacy laws being enacted around the world.
- May 26, 2017
News roundup: The Target settlement following the 2013 data beach requires the company to adopt a stronger security program. Plus, experts knock the FCC's DDoS claim, and more.
- May 25, 2017
In this week's Risk & Repeat podcast, SearchSecurity editors discuss Microsoft's sharp criticism of the NSA over the EternalBlue Windows vulnerability and WannaCry ransomware.
- May 17, 2017
The bipartisan PATCH Act aims to codify the Vulnerabilities Equities Process into law in the wake of a global ransomware attack based on a stolen NSA cyberweapon.
- April 06, 2017
Evidence points to Chinese hacking group APT10 conducting economic espionage in the breach of a trade policy group prior to U.S.-China trade summit talks in Florida.