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The Daily Beast

 •  October 23

KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images The Russian military hackers behind last year’s election meddling are using an upcoming cyber warfare conference in Washington D.C. as a lure to infect a new crop of victims with malware, security researchers said Sunday, effectively turning a high-level gathering packed with NATO and U.S. military cyber...

The Daily Beast

 •  August 5

The internet, Google CEO Eric Schmidt once said, is the only thing that man has created that it does not understand. A lack of understanding has never been an impediment to regulating something, but when it comes to the internet, the stakes are particularly high. In the past month, in the wake of the WannaCry and NotPetya outbreaks—which left tens...

The Daily Beast

 •  July 10

President Trump tweeted Sunday evening that he does not think a cyber security partnership with Russia will happen. “The fact that President Putin and I discussed a Cyber Security unit doesn't mean I think it can happen,” he wrote. “It can't-but a ceasefire can,& did!” The tweet comes after the proposed Russian partnership was criticized by...