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 •  October 5

Last month, the Department of Homeland Security ordered every U.S. government agency to stop using a popular anti-virus program made by Kaspersky Lab, a cyber-security firm based in Russia. Officials were “concerned about the ties between certain Kaspersky officials and Russian intelligence and other government agencies,” the department said in a...

The Hive

 •  August 2

It seems the recent HBO hack was just as bad as the hackers threatened it would be, according to [The Hollywood Reporter]http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/hbo-hack-insiders-fear-leaked-emails-as-probe-widens-1025827). When Netflix was hacked earlier this year, the cyber criminals behind the attack demanded a ransom. But there was no such demand...

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 •  July 31

This is why we can’t have nice things. It seems that HBO has joined the ranks of Hollywood titans that have been hacked—following Sony in 2014 and, more recently, Netflix earlier this year. On Sunday night, several reporters—including multiple Vanity Fair staff members—received an e-mail in which an anonymous sender claimed to have obtained 1.5...

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 •  July 9

At the G20 summit in Hamburg, Germany this week, Donald Trump sat down with Vladimir Putin for a two-hour meeting in between appearances with other world leaders. The tête-à-tête between the two consumed much of the oxygen around the summit, given the continued reporting on Russia’s attempts to influence the 2016 U.S. election and ongoing scandal...