Deepfake, truth decay, cybersecurity

homelandsecuritynewswire.com – Increasingly sophisticated artificial-intelligence video tools, like FakeApp, are raising concerns by helping the technically astute create realistic computer-generated videos known as “deepfakes.â€� A…

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FBI: Phishing Attacks Aim to Swap Payroll Information

darkreading.com – The FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) reports a wave of social engineering attacks aiming to steal employees’ login credentials so they can break into online payroll accounts. Attackers sen…

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Think Like An Attacker: How a Red Team Operates

darkreading.com – If you want to stop an attacker, you have to think like an attacker. That’s the general mindset of someone on the red team, a group of people within an organization responsible for, well, attacking i…

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U.S. To Go on Offense in Cyberspace, Bolton Says

nextgov.com – Nations that attack the U.S. in cyberspace should know that the U.S. will strike back, National Security Adviser John Bolton said Thursday while introducing a new National Cybersecurity Strategy. At …

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4 Cyber Attacks That Threaten Financial Inclusion

cgap.org – Few experiences undermine a digital financial services (DFS) customer’s finances and trust in DFS like becoming the victim of a cybercrime. This is especially true of low-income customers, who are le…

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