Friday, November 24, 2017

Your Government Isn’t That Worried About An Election Day Cyberattack

Over the past few months, an escalating series of attacks on computer networks—many of them inflicted by something called the Mirai botnet,...

Yes, Donald Trump, the FBI Can Vet 650,000 Emails in Eight...

FBI director James Comey has had a rough couple of weeks: First he was accused of rigging the election for Donald Trump...

The Internet Muddles An Already Confusing FBI Investigation Into Clinton Emails

The internet had infinite interpretations of a vaguely-worded letter FBI director James Comey sent to the House Judiciary Commitee Friday. In the...

Trump Doesn’t Have the Ground Game to Intimidate Voters

Donald Trump doesn’t want you to vote. At least, his lack of faith in a US electoral system he calls “rigged”...

Russian Hackers Get Bolder in Anti-Doping Agency Attack

Not so long ago, the world learned about Russian cyberespionage attacks only when embarrassed government officials admitted they’d discovered the hackers silently lurking...

Where Are Trump’s and Clinton’s Biggest Donations Coming From? We Made...

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is fundraising in Silicon Valley this week, an area that’s been very good to her. According to...

America’s Voting Machines Aren’t Ready For This Election

This week, GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump openly speculated that this election would be “rigged.” Last month, Russia decided to take an...

How the Republican Convention Fends Off Hackers

Security at the convention is crucial both online and off. The post How the Republican Convention Fends Off Hackers appeared first on WIRED. Source

A Chaotic Whodunnit Follows the DNC’s Trump Research Hack

Finding the perpetrator of a sophisticated hacker intrusion can be messy. Getting to the bottom of a vicious data breach at the...