Iran-linked hackers reportedly targeted activists and US officials – CNET

Security Iran-linked hackers reportedly targeted activists and US officials Researchers say a phishing campaign happened just as Trump prepared to reinstate nuclear sanctions. by Laura Hautala December 13, 2018 4:20 PM PST Targets of an Iran-linked phishing campaign saw pages like this one that asked for one-time login codes, according to researchers at Certfa. Certfa

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Hackers reportedly target election officials, voter data ahead of midterms – CNET

Security Hackers reportedly target election officials, voter data ahead of midterms And they’ve apparently had some “limited success.” by Marrian Zhou November 5, 2018 8:37 AM PST The voting booths are ready for the midterm elections. Gregg Newton/AFP/Getty Images Voters aren’t the only ones focused on the midterm elections. Hackers have targeted voter registration databases,

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Tech giants met with US intelligence officials over midterm elections – CNET

Tech Industry Tech giants met with US intelligence officials over midterm elections But representatives from Apple, Facebook, Google and Twitter, among others, got little information on preparations under way, The New York Times reports. by Steven Musil June 25, 2018 9:45 PM PDT The icons for social networking apps Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and others as

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Trump officials to unveil plan to cut factory rules this week

By David Lawder | WASHINGTON WASHINGTON The Trump administration intends to unveil this week a plan to trim regulations it believes constrain U.S. manufacturing growth, potentially affecting environmental permits, worker safety and labor rules, an administration official said. The U.S. Commerce Department’s regulations “hit list” recommendations follow more than three months of study and consultation

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