Latest from Ellen Nakashima
Triton malware was used to sabotage a Saudi petrochemical plant in 2017, and the Russians have used it to probe U.S. facilities, officials said.
  • Oct 23, 2020
The Trump administration is sanctioning Iran but no action has been taken against the Kremlin for its recent hacking operations.
  • Oct 22, 2020
The emails claimed to be from the Proud Boys, a far-right group supportive of President Trump, but appeared instead to be a deceptive campaign making use of a vulnerability in the organization’s online network.
  • Oct 22, 2020
Caught off-guard in 2016, federal and local officials as well as tech leaders in Silicon Valley say they are determined to prevent a repeat.
  • Oct 21, 2020
The Justice Department announced the indictment Monday.
  • Oct 19, 2020
U.S. intelligence agencies believed Russian agents were ‘working’ Trump’s personal lawyer to disseminate misinformation about the Bidens.
  • Oct 15, 2020
The software giant won a court order to seize servers used by TrickBot, a network of infected computers that could have been used to lock up systems crucial to delivering election results.
  • Oct 12, 2020
The botnet is often used to drop ransomware, which officials fear could snarl voter registration.
  • Oct 9, 2020
The pair were part of an Islamic State cell known as “the Beatles” that held journalists and aid workers who were beheaded on camera.
  • Oct 7, 2020
Two members of a cell dubbed ‘the Beatles’ will be put on trial in Virginia for their alleged participation in the beheadings of hostages.
  • Oct 7, 2020