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C.I.A. Outlines Plan to Confront ‘Havana Syndrome’

The C.I.A. is stepping up efforts to confront the cause and effects of mysterious sonic incidents, believed to be attacks, that have injured U.S. officials, by increasing medical staff and […]




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Attempted Hack of R.N.C. and Russian Ransomware Attack Test Biden

Last month, Mr. Biden used the summit with Mr. Putin to make the case that ransomware was emerging as an even larger threat, causing the kind of economic disruption that […]




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Secret Sharers: The Hidden Ties Between Private Spies and Journalists

‘Journalism for rent’Mr. Simpson loved holding court with reporters, regaling them with war stories and presenting himself as a journalistic wise man. At a conference of investigative journalists in 2016, […]




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How the US Lost to Hackers

Pandora’s BoxThere’s a reason we believed the fallacy that offense could keep us safe: The offense was a bloody masterpiece.Starting in 2007, the United States, with Israel, pulled off an […]




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FireEye, a Top Cybersecurity Firm, Says It Was Hacked by a Nation-State

WASHINGTON — For years, the cybersecurity firm FireEye has been the first call for government agencies and companies around the world who have been hacked by the most sophisticated attackers, […]