Security experts at Alphabet Inc’s Google sent 1,755 warnings in April to users whose accounts were targets of government-backed attackers, following a resurgence in hacking … Read more
Microsoft is publishing a trove of security data related to coronavirus-related cyber threats in order to help stop the attacks, the company said Thursday.
The … Read more
Hackers linked to Iran have targeted staff at U.S. drugmaker Gilead Sciences Inc in recent weeks, according to publicly-available web archives reviewed by Reuters and … Read more
Apple Inc is planning to fix a flaw that a security firm said may have left more than half a billion iPhones vulnerable to hackers.… Read more
Videoconferencing platform Zoom is rolling out a number of measures meant to stem criticism over how it has handled security as users flock to the … Read more
A senior FBI cybersecurity official said on Thursday that foreign government hackers have broken into institutions conducting research into treatments for COVID-19, the sometimes fatal … Read more
An international group of nearly 400 volunteers with expertise in cybersecurity formed on Wednesday to fight hacking related to the novel coronavirus.
Called the COVID-19 … Read more
A leading cyber security firm says criminals and a group affiliated with China are capitalizing on growing fears over the coronavirus, leading to a spike … Read more
The personal information of 10.6 million guests who stayed at MGM Resorts hotels was hacked last summer.
The hack was first reported by ZDNet on … Read more
Government-backed Iranian hackers have targeted universities in Europe, the United States and Australia in recent months, consultancy PricewaterhouseCoopers has found, Dutch broadcaster NOS reported on … Read more
Dozens of servers were “compromised” at United Nations offices in Geneva and Vienna last summer, according to an investigation by the New Humanitarian.
The UN … Read more
Reuters reports that sweeping cyberattacks targeting governments and other organizations in Europe and the Middle East are believed to be the work of hackers acting … Read more
Mitsubishi Electric Corp. said Monday it has been targeted in a massive cyberattack, and that information regarding government agencies and other business partners may have … Read more
Turkish hackers claimed to have hijacked for more than 90 minutes the official websites of the Greek parliament, the foreign affairs and economy ministries, as … Read more
Britain’s biggest high street banks have been left unable to process foreign currency orders following the cyber-attack on Travelex, which provides services for them.… Read more
Austria’s foreign ministry over the weekend was targeted in a “serious cyber-attack”, warning another country could be responsible.
The hack started on Saturday night and … Read more
New Orleans declared a state of emergency and shut down its computers after a cyber security event, the latest in a string of city and … Read more
A hacking tool that was able to give full remote control of a victim’s computer to cybercriminals has been taken down as a result of … Read more
According to Eugene Kaspersky, the Russian head of an antivirus software company that carries his name, catastrophic cyberattacks on critical infrastructure are coming in the … Read more
A joint law enforcement operation supported by 19 countries led to the arrest of 60 people suspected of fraud. The main aim of the 2019 … Read more
One in five IT decision-makers claimed cyber-attacks left no clue to their identity, while 54% said they had faced at least one attack in the … Read more
Hundreds of millions of Facebook users’ phone numbers were exposed in an open online database, the company confirmed Wednesday, in the latest example of Facebook’s … Read more
A specialized team of French police dubbed has destroyed a virus know as, Retadup, that infected more than 850,000 computers worldwide.
The network of infected … Read more
A foreign state staged the latest cyber-attack targeting the Czech Foreign Ministry, the Senate’s security committee said on Tuesday, though it did not identify the … Read more
Tech companies should prioritise the protection of their users and the wider public when designing services, the UK and international security partners have warned.
Senior … Read more
City Power, responsible for powering South Africa’s financial capital Johannesburg, announced on Thursday that it had been hit by a ransomware virus that had encrypted … Read more
Prosecutors have charged two workers at a cybersecurity company with terrorism as part of an investigation into Bulgaria’s biggest-ever data breach, a lawyer for the … Read more
Major businesses including Google and Microsoft are backing the UK to become a world leader in tackling the most damaging cyber security threats, helping to … Read more
A 20-year-old cybersecurity worker has been arrested in Bulgaria and charged with hacking the personal and financial records of millions of taxpayers in the country’s … Read more
In another important milestone marking the strong partnership between the U.S. and Poland, military officials from the two countries signed a cyberspace defence cooperation agreement … Read more
Cryptocurrency experts meet at Europol to strengthen ties between law enforcement and private sector
Over 300 cryptocurrency experts from both law enforcement and the private sector attended the sixth Cryptocurrency Conference hosted at Europol’s headquarters from 12 to 14 … Read more
The Dutch Fiscal Information and Investigation Service (FIOD), in close cooperation with Europol and the authorities in Luxembourg, clamped down on one of the … Read more
Anonymous hackers have brought the US city of Baltimore to its knees by seizing control of government computers, demanding bitcoin in return for releasing … Read more
Europol revealed that an international crime gang which used malware to steal $100m from more than 40,000 victims has been dismantled.
It said that the … Read more
Two Israelis have been arrested on suspicion of setting up a “dark” Internet site that was used to buy weapons, drugs and stolen credit … Read more
The Italian section of hacktivist group ‘Anonymous’ said Tuesday that it has hacked the certified email accounts of 30,000 members of the Rome guild of … Read more
Hackers breached the web servers of multiple chapters of the FBI and published the names and addresses of hundreds of law enforcement personnel and … Read more
A British single mother arrested in Dubai for insulting her ex-husband’s new wife on Facebook, has been allowed to return to the UK.
The campaign … Read more
Sky News reported that the UK Post Office and local government networks were both hit in coordinated attacks on 23 December. Cyber attacks for which … Read more
Amid a period of intense scrutiny around the world, technology giant Huawei has opened a cyber security transparency centre in Brussels.
The new building is … Read more
Next global major threat will be in the form of a cyber attack with the proportions of 9/11 and Pearl Harbour – OECD warned
The next major global attack will be a cyber attack, and it will be of of devastating proportions. The problem is not a matter of … Read more