FBI Investigates Mobile Phone Intrusion against Democrats

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans A hacking attempt into the cell-phones belonging to chief elected officials and staffers of Democratic Party has been the work of foreign attackers whom Russian government possibly sponsored, believes the FBI. The agency in an interaction with CNN reported that The…

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Clinton vows to retaliate against foreign hackers

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Hillary Clinton is vowing anew to respond to foreign hacking the same as any other attack against the United States. When she openly blamed Russia for recent U.S. cyber break-ins, Donald Trump wondered whether to blame overseas governments or overweight The…

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Online ‘sextortion’ against children on the rise

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans This PSA on sextortion warns that anything private shared online could be used against you. If someone demands sexual images from you, stop immediately and report it. For more information, visit ProjectSafeChildhood.gov Department of Justice Federal officials and advocates say The…

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UIPD warn students against recent “sextortion” and IRS scams

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Some students have fallen victim to two popular scams targeting the Champaign-Urbana area. Two increasingly common internet and phone scams in the area have University of Illinois police cautioning students against engaging in conversation with strangers. Three students have fallen The…

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Obama administration takes battle against Islamic State into cyberspace

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The Obama administration has launched the first cyberwar against the Islamic State, a war that, coupled with real, not virtual, fighting, is producing one of the most encouraging on-the-ground successes in the conflict — sharply cutting into the number of The…

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