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The Vanguard #38

Hackers Hide Cyberattacks in Social Media Posts It took only one attempt for Russian hackers to make their way into the computer of a Pentagon official. But the attack didn’t come through an email or a file buried within a seemingly innocuous document. A link,...

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The Vanguard #37

Massive cryptocurrency botnet used leaked NSA exploits weeks before WCry Last Friday, ransomware called WannaCry used leaked hacking tools stolen from the National Security Agency to attack an estimated 200,000 computers in 150 countries. On Monday, researchers said...

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The Vanguard #36

'Accidental hero' halts ransomware attack and warns:  This is not over The “accidental hero” who halted the global spread of an unprecedented ransomware attack by registering a garbled domain name hidden in the malware has warned the attack could be rebooted. The...

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The Vanguard #35

New Federal Partnership with Wall Street Horizon D.A.R. Partners, a “One-Stop Shop” for specialized financial, trade, and economic information services to the Federal government, today announced it has partnered with Wall Street Horizon, the corporate events...

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The Vanguard #34

Hack'em If You Can — U.S. Air Force launches Bug Bounty Program With the growing number of data breaches and cyber attacks, a significant number of companies and organizations have started Bug Bounty programs for encouraging hackers and bug hunters to find and...

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