Russia hacked encrypted FBI radio communications

clock • 3 min read

Outdated radio systems used to track agents on US soil believed to have been compromised by an insider

Russian intelligence hacked encrypted FBI radio communications over a period of six years, according to an in-depth report published today. The compromise started in around 2011, according to th...

To continue reading this article...

Join Computing

  • Unlimited access to real-time news, analysis and opinion from the technology industry
  • Receive important and breaking news in our daily newsletter
  • Be the first to hear about our events and awards programmes
  • Join live member only interviews with IT leaders at the ‘IT Lounge’; your chance to ask your burning tech questions and have them answered
  • Access to the Computing Delta hub providing market intelligence and research
  • Receive our members-only newsletter with exclusive opinion pieces from senior IT Leaders

Join now

 

Already a Computing member?

Login

You may also like
Gang leaks NHS patient data on the dark web - updated

Threats and Risks

400GB of names, NHS numbers and blood test details spilled by Qilin

clock 21 June 2024 • 2 min read
FBI obtains 7,000 LockBit decryption keys

Hacking

Offers victims hope of free data decryption

clock 07 June 2024 • 3 min read
FBI arrests young kingpin of dark web Incognito Market

Law

The online bazaar facilitated the sale of illegal drugs across the globe

clock 23 May 2024 • 2 min read

More on Security

'Gay furry hackers' breach conservative US think tank behind Project 2025

'Gay furry hackers' breach conservative US think tank behind Project 2025

Heritage Foundation calls group "degenerate perverts"

Tom Allen
clock 11 July 2024 • 2 min read
Why 'change' for the UK must include cybersecurity

Why 'change' for the UK must include cybersecurity

Labour needs to to get ahead and demonstrate a commitment to security from the outset

Rick Jones
clock 11 July 2024 • 4 min read
Mammoth Microsoft Patch Tuesday fixes four zero-days, five critical bugs

Mammoth Microsoft Patch Tuesday fixes four zero-days, five critical bugs

142 holes plugged this month

John Leonard
clock 10 July 2024 • 3 min read