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Indiana: FBI task force officer shot and killed in ambush

A veteran officer serving on the FBI Task Force was “ambushed and fatally shot” on Wednesday, according to the FBI Indianapolis office. FBI Task Force Officer Greg Ferency was shot outside of the FBI Indianapolis Resident Agency in Indiana at 2:15pm local time, according to FBI Special Agent-in-Charge Paul Keenan. An FBI agent shot and […]

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Hackers are targeting COVID-19 research, FBI official claims

A senior cybersecurity official with the Federal Bureau of Investigation said on Thursday that foreign government hackers have broken into companies conducting research into treatments for COVID-19. FBI Deputy Assistant Director Tonya Ugoretz told participants in an online panel discussion hosted by the Aspen Institute that the bureau had recently seen state-backed hackers poking around […]