Category FBI

U.K. Raises Terror Alert To Critical, Highest Level — As Another Terrorist Attack On British Soil May Be Imminent

http://www.fortunascorner.com        British Prime Minister Teresa May warned the country that another terrorist attack on British soil may be imminent, following the horrific attack in Manchester, England, less than 24 hours ago — which killed 22 and 59 injured, many of them children as young as 8.  Twelve of those killed were under […]

Chinese Cyber-Spies Target Asian Neighbors

https://www.thecipherbrief.com/article/tech/chinese-cyber-spies-target-asian-neighbors-1092?utm_source=Join+the+Community+Subscribers&utm_campaign=bda0940b6a-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2017_05_21&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_02cbee778d-bda0940b6a-122500693 EXPERT COMMENTARY Chinese Cyber-Spies Target Asian Neighbors MAY 21, 2017 | JOHN HULTQUIST The Newsletter Get exclusive analysis delivered to your inbox daily. SUBSCRIBE NOW JOHN HULTQUIST MANAGER OF ANALYSIS, FIREEYE It has been three years since the Obama Administration publically indicted five Chinese military officials for hacking U.S. companies, a move that prompted negotiations to […]

Chilling ISIS Video Shows A Terrorist Who Appears To Be American Calling For Lone Wolf Attacks On U.S. Soil

Chilling ISIS Video Shows A Terrorist Who Appears To Be American Calling For Lone Wolf Attacks On U.S. Soil http://www.fortunascorner.com      David Burke wrote about something in his May 19, 2017 article in the Daily Mail Online, that no doubt makes the overwhelming majority of us sick to our stomach; and, at the same […]

Intelligence Liaison And Counterterrorism: A Quick Primer

Intelligence Liaison And Counterterrorism: A Quick Primer By Daniel Byman, lawfareblog.com View Original May 16th, 2017 Press reports that President Trump may have revealed sensitive counterterrorism information originating from the Israeli government to Russian officials are potentially disastrous for U.S. counterterrorism efforts. Notably, the Wall Street Journal writes that the information provided by Israel had not even been shared with America’s most important intelligence […]

Dangerous New Version Of WannaCry Ransomware Set To Be Released By Hackers; ‘Does Not Contain “Kill Switch” Used By 22 yr.-Old Cyber Security Analyst To Shut Down Version One — Unfortunately, This Is Likely To Get Much Worse — Before It Gets Better

Dangerous New Version Of WannaCry Ransomware Set To Be Released By Hackers; ‘Does Not Contain “Kill Switch” Used By 22 yr.-Old Cyber Security Analyst To Shut Down Version One  — Unfortunately, This Is Likely To Get Much Worse — Before It Gets Better http://www.fortunascorner.com      The British newspaper, The Independent, reports that the hackers […]

Russian Money-Laundering Details Remain In The Dark As U.S. Settles Fraud Case

Russian Money-Laundering Details Remain In The Dark As U.S. Settles Fraud Case By Jose Pagliery, www.cnn.com View Original May 13th, 2017 US officials feared for Russian witness 02:53 New York (CNN)A major US investigation into Russian money laundering has come to an abrupt end. The case aimed to expose how Russian mobsters allegedly stole $230 million and […]

Mysterious Hacking Collective Known As The ‘Shadow Brokers’ Stole NSA Super Weapon, And Caused Global Cyber Attack That Is Causing Chaos In 74 Countries — Dry Run For A Much Larger, Devastating Attack? What Will al Qaeda & ISIS Take Away From This?

Mysterious Hacking Collective Known As The ‘Shadow Brokers’ Stole NSA Super Weapon, And Caused Global Cyber Attack That Is Causing Chaos In 74 Countries — Dry Run For A Much Larger, Devastating Attack?  What Will al Qaeda & ISIS Take Away From This?   http://www.fortunascorner.com        By now, all of you are probably […]

NSA Chief: This Is What A Worst-Case Cyber Attack Scenario Looks Like

NSA Chief: This Is What A Worst-Case Cyber Attack Scenario Looks Like By Steve Ranger, www.zdnet.com View Original May 9th, 2017 U.S. Cyber Command and NSA head admiral Michael Rogers has set out what a worst-case scenario for a cyberattack against the US would look like. In response to a question from Senator John McCain at a Senate […]

Cyber Thieves Now Exploiting SS7 Flaws To Hack Smartphone Two-Factor Authentication Systems; Systems That Can Secretly Track Your Movements Via Your Cellphone For Sale On The Web

Cyber Thieves Now Exploiting SS7 Flaws To Hack Smartphone Two-Factor Authentication Systems; Systems That Can Secretly Track Your Movements Via Your Cellphone For Sale On The Web www.fortunascorner.com      “Every breath you take, every move you make, move you make, every step you take…..I’ll be watching you,” are the lyrics to the 1983 song, ‘Every […]

New Threat To Online Banking: Hackers Exploiting SS7 Protocol Security Flaw To Steal Money From Bank Accounts

New Threat To Online Banking:  Hackers Exploiting SS7 Protocol Security Flaw To Steal Money From Bank Accounts http://www.fortunascorner.com      Jahanzaib Hassan has an article by the title above on the cyber security website, HackRead.com.  Mr. Hassan writes that customers who had mobile banking accounts with Telefonica Bank in Germany, recently had their accounts raided by […]