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Biden Moves to Reinforce Critical Infrastructure Security

A new National Security Memorandum from President Biden sets performance goals for critical infrastructure security and creates a new CI security initiative.

Government, Ransomware

Officials Cite Progress on Ransomware, But Say Much More Work Ahead

While law enforcement and security researchers have made progress against some ransomware groups, Europol and other law enforcement officials say the threat will remain for some time.

Ransomware, Government

Biden Says U.S. Will Take ‘Any Necessary Action’ to Defend Against Ransomware

President Biden told Russian President Putin in a phone call tha the U.S. will take "any necessary action" to defend its infrastructure from ransomware and other attacks.

Ransomware, Government

Fancy Bear Running Long Brute-Force Campaign on U.S. Targets

The Fancy Bear attack group has been running a long-term brute-force campaign against Office 365 and Exchange servers in U.S. organizations, the NSA said.

Russia, Government

Move Fast and Fix Things

Even when NSA discloses zero days to vendors, some of them don't respond quickly and issue fixes.

Microsoft, Government