Gears & Gadgets

Russian hackers hit US government using widespread supply chain attack

Enlarge Getty Images Russian hackers have breached networks belonging to the US government and private organizations worldwide in a widespread espionage campaign that uses the global software supply chain to infect targets. The US Treasury and Commerce departments are among the US government agencies hit in an operation that multiple news outlets, citing people familiar […]

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Donald Trump extends U.S. telecom supply chain ban aimed at Huawei and ZTE

(Reuters) — President Donald Trump on Wednesday extended for another year an executive order signed in May 2019 declaring a national emergency and barring U.S. companies from using telecommunications equipment made by firms posing a national security risk. The order invoked the International Emergency Economic Powers Act, which gives the president the authority to regulate […]