Tag: FBI

FBI email system compromised by hackers

Hackers have compromised the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s external email system. The hackers sent out tens of thousands of emails from an FBI email...

CISA and FBI launch Operation Flashpoint to raise awareness about how...

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) and the Department of Justice’s Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) have announced...

FBI warn hackers are using hijacked home security devices for ‘Swatting’

Stolen email passwords are being used to hijack smart home security systems to “swat” unsuspecting users, the Federal Bureau of Investigation has warned. The...

FBI reconsidering body camera policy amid tensions with local police departments

Amid tensions with police departments over body camera policy, FBI Director Christopher Wray said on Saturday that his agency would “find a...

Police deaths increased in 2018: FBI

The FBI has reported that 106 law enforcement officers were killed in the line of duty in 2018, an increase from 94 officers who...

ATM security increased following FBI warning

U.S. banks are increasing ATM security following a warning from the Federal Bureau of Investigations about new potential threats. "The FBI routinely advises private...

FBI warns of potential attacks on ATMs around the world

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has received an “unspecified report” that cybercriminals are preparing to carry out a large-scale global attack on ATMs. The...

FBI opens biometrics research centre

The FBI is opening a new biometrics research centre as the technology continues to take off among both government and the private sector. Outlining...

Report says FBI lags behind US terror threats

According to a report that examined the FBI’s progress since the Sept. 11 attacks, the organization urgently needs to improve its intelligence capabilities and...