Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas delivers remarks outlining his vision and roadmap for the Department’s cybersecurity efforts. (U.S. Department of Homeland Security)

DHS Cyber Safety Review Board to focus on Lapsus$ hackers

DHS officials said Lapsus$ is the perfect target for the next CSRB report and described the hacking group's hacks as "ongoing."
Students walked in front of a TV screen displaying footage of Chinese President Xi Jinping on June 23 in Hong Kong. Federal officials say Chinese state-sponsored hackers have recently grown more brazen. (Photo by Anthony Kwan/Getty Images)

Chinese state-sponsored hackers have become more brazen, prompting an NSA advisory

Chinese hackers have become increasingly brazen and are doubling down on their efforts to steal intellectual property and compromise sensitive networks, according to National Security Agency cyber…
Chinese President Xi Jinping is seen on a big screen showing the Chinese state television CCTV evening news as the city gets ready for the upcoming centenary of the Communist Party of China on June 30, 2021 in Beijing, China. (Photo by Andrea Verdelli/Getty Images)

China could be reviewing security bugs before tech companies issue patches, DHS official says

This could give Beijing the upper hand when carrying out cyberattacks against the U.S. or its other digital adversaries.
Equinix data center
A server room run by the internet connection and data center company Equinix in Amsterdam on July 14, 2021. (Photo by SEM VAN DER WAL / ANP / AFP via Getty Images)

Google Cloud offers good news and bad news on Log4Shell, other issues

Potential intruders are still scanning for the bug every day, but the company says many vendors have been on top of fixing vulnerable instances of Log4j software.