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A full FBI investigation thanks to a Pastebin joke against the CNN

Jan 4, 2015 1:05 am

A man is brought in for questioning on New Years Day thanks to a fake GOP threat against the CNN

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FBI on the hunt for qualified cyber special agent candidates

Jan 2, 2015 7:15 pm

The FBI wants to expand its cyber investigation capabilities and seeks qualified candidates to become cyber special agents

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FBI confirms it is investigating Lizard Squad for DDoS attacks

Dec 31, 2014 7:27 pm

The FBI is currently investigating the Lizard Squad for bringing down Microsoft's Xbox Live and Sony's PlayStation Network over Christmas

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FBI warns US companies to be aware of potential cyberattacks from Iran

Dec 13, 2014 10:14 pm

US companies need to be aware of potential Iranian-supported cyberattacks, according to FBI

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FBI says cyberattack that hit Sony would have worked against others

Dec 12, 2014 2:19 pm

The FBI claims the data breach that hit Sony Pictures Entertainment would have worked against 90 percent of network defenses used by other companies

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FBI issues warning over disk-wiping malware used in Sony hack

Dec 3, 2014 7:27 pm

The malware used in the Sony hack is on the loose, and can wipe all of your data and operating system

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FBI pose as Internet technicians to secure evidence on a hotel guest

Nov 28, 2014 5:25 am

The FBI wanted to get access to a hotel guest's room without a warrant, so they did the next best thing: posed as Internet technicians

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Hacker pleads guilty to embezzling thousands from Wikileaks

Nov 26, 2014 9:35 pm

Former Wikileaks associate to Julian Assange pleads guilty to embezzlement

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FBI says online ad fraud costs consumers millions of dollars

Nov 15, 2014 10:23 pm

Internet scams are costing US consumers millions of dollars, the FBI warns

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Apple not too worried about FBI's interest in stopping encryption

Oct 20, 2014 1:30 pm

Despite public statements from FBI Director James Comey, Apple and Google are stepping up encryption efforts to keep users safer from outside snooping

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FBI director not happy with Apple, Google encryption on smartphones

Oct 16, 2014 9:30 pm

FBI director James Comey isn't happy with Google and Apple for using encryption to keep user devices better secure

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FBI blames China for cyberattacks, while warning U.S. businesses

Oct 16, 2014 12:30 pm

The FBI is warning U.S. companies about potential new cyberattacks, and isn't keen on Beijing supporting state-sponsored cybercrime

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FBI concerned over new encryption abilities of smartphones

Sep 29, 2014 10:30 am

The FBI reportedly asked both Google and Apple to open lines of communication to discuss encryption that would keep mobile data secure

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Celebrity hacker responsible for leaking nude photos hunted by FBI

Sep 2, 2014 5:45 pm

Hacker responsible for posting stolen photos of celebrities online is now being hunted by the FBI

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FBI, Secret Service hunting hackers targeting banks, customers

Aug 28, 2014 11:31 am

A recent string of cyberattacks against U.S. banks has led to an active investigation by the FBI and Secret Service

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Lizard Squad hacker group actively being investigated by FBI

Aug 27, 2014 4:35 pm

High-profile cyberattacks and a bomb hoax led the FBI to investigate the Lizard Squad hacker group

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FBI investigates reported theft of 1.2 billion Internet credentials

Aug 20, 2014 5:15 pm

The FBI is investigating the theft of 1.2 billion passwords and Internet credentials, which potentially impacts a large number of Internet users

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Romanian man involved in phishing scam sentenced to 45 months

Jul 11, 2014 9:20 pm

A Romanian citizen has been sentenced to 45 months in federal prison for his role in an international phishing operation that targeted U.S. bank holders

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FBI arrests 20-year-old accused member of NullCrew hacker group

Jun 18, 2014 9:20 pm

FBI arrests 20-year-old accused NullCrew member, and other arrests are likely

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Massive FBI facial recognition database has privacy experts worried

Apr 15, 2014 9:20 pm

The EFF and privacy experts are concerned over the growing FBI NGI facial recognition program, which will have more than 50 million photos by end of 2015

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Microsoft charges the government up to $15,600 for your personal info

Mar 26, 2014 9:10 pm

The Syrian Electronic Army has leaked data that details just how much Microsoft charges the US government when handing over your personal information

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FBI collecting its own malware library to study cyber threats

Feb 9, 2014 3:32 am

Watch out! The FBI is building a malware library in its effort to battle against cyber crimes

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Man removed from movie theater and detained for wearing Google Glass

Jan 21, 2014 4:31 pm

Ohio man detained by the MPAA and FBI for wearing Google Glass inside movie theater, found innocent after 4 hours of harsh interrogation

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FBI was pressuring Lavabit to decrypt Snowden connections

Oct 3, 2013 9:39 am

The FBI was pressuring Lavabit to encrypt its communications from NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden

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WSJ: FBI can remotely activate Android and laptop microphones

Aug 2, 2013 5:31 am

Thought you had privacy still? FBI can remotely activate Android and laptop microphones, reports WSJ

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