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Deep Dive on 2015 Juniper Networks Breach Shows How Government Struggles to Control its Vulnerabilities

Deep Dive on 2015 Juniper Networks Breach Shows How Government Struggles to Control its Vulnerabilities

Its been six years since the Juniper Networks Christmas supply chain hack that opened a backdoor that exposed highly sensitive US telecommunications and military agencies to spying. Although details remain scant as to how and why this all went down, Bloomberg news has recently uncovered why Juniper used the NSA algotithm in the first place and who may have been behind the attack.

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Pipeline Cyber Attack Blocks Fuel Supply Across US East Coast

Pipeline Cyber Attack Blocks Fuel Supply Across US East Coast

The Russian group dubbed “DarkSide” deployed a ransomware attack to the major pipeline supporting the US fuel supply this week, cutting off the entire fuel supply to the US East coast. The attack, dubbed one of the most disruptive digital ransom operations ever, is prompting a wake-up call across the country about the vulnerability of critical infrastructure to cyber warfare.

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