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Wisc. GOP’s $2.3M MAGA Hat Debacle Showcases Fraud Concerns

Scammers bilked Wisconsin Republicans out of $2.3 million in a basic BEC scam — and anyone working on the upcoming election needs to pay attention.    The Wisconsin Republican party’s war chest is lighter by $2.3 million after scammers posing as MAGA-hat vendors were able to spoof invoices in what . . . Read more

Halloween News Wrap: The Election, Hospital Deaths and Other Scary Cyberattack Stories

Threatpost breaks down the scariest stories of the week ended Oct. 30 haunting the security industry — including bugs that just won’t die. This Halloween week, Threatpost editors discuss the spookiest security stories, including: Listen to the full podcast below or download here. For more Threatpost podcast episodes – including . . . Read more

Election Security: How Mobile Devices Are Shaping the Way We Work, Play and Vote

With the election just a week away, cybercriminals are ramping up mobile attacks on citizens under the guise of campaign communications.

Election Security: Beyond Mail-In Voting

There are many areas of the election process that criminal hackers can target to influence election results. As a highly publicized event, every four years the U.S presidential election comes with inevitable security risks — and interest from high-level hackers and sophisticated cybercriminals looking to sway its results. The upcoming . . . Read more

Cybercriminals Step Up Their Game Ahead of U.S. Elections

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Biden Campaign Staffers Targeted in Cyberattack Leveraging Anti-Virus Lure, Dropbox Ploy

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Election Systems Under Attack via Microsoft Zerologon Exploits

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Disinformation Spurs a Thriving Industry as U.S. Election Looms

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Black Hat 2020: In a Turnaround, Voting Machine Vendor Embraces Ethical Hackers

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Black Hat 2020: Scaling Mail-In Voting Spawns Broad Challenges

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