A huge cyberattack in America and Europe takes many vital or household internet names offline for several hours.
Russian sports minister Vitaly Mutko has firmly denied that his government had something to do with the recent hacking of the World Anti doping agency’s database that resulted in the confidential medi
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Lithuania’s parliamentary website came under cyber attack on Monday just as a special session of the World Congress of Crimean Tartars was meeting to
The blame game is underway in Bangladesh after computer hackers stole the equivalent of 73 million euros from the central bank and nearly got away with 10 times as much
In an increasingly connected world where hackers can take control of cars remotely or access data in your home appliances, Cyber security was a hot topic at the CyberTech conference in Tel Aviv.
Ukraine says that a cyber attack on Kyiv’s main airport was launched from a server in Russia. Malware found in an airport computer has prompted a
Three men, including two Israelis, have been charged in the US with offences linked to a computer hacking and fraud scheme dating back to 2007
It is the biggest-ever cyberattack on a British company. Telecoms provider Talk Talk has had the personal details of some four million of its
The Canadian dating website AshleyMadison has been attacked by hackers who have threatened to leak the details of around 37 million customers.
Hoping to improve cooperation, U.S. and Chinese officials have ended annual talks with gains on financial issues but barely papered over differences
US officials say hackers have broken into government computers and may have stolen the personal data of four million current and former federal
A robbery at Ryanair. The Irish budget airline has confirmed around 5 million dollars – 4.6 million euros has been fraudulently taken from one of its
A second French-speaking organisation has been hacked in a matter of days. Belgian newspapers Le Soir and Sudpresse, both part of Rossel media group
The Franco-Dutch world number one simcard maker Gemalto has concluded its own investigation into a hacking of its security codes. Last week an
A leading internet security company has renewed its warning that cyber criminals are plundering nearly a billion euros from banks around the world
Seeking to combat the terror threat, hackers and spies, President Barack Obama has signed an executive order encouraging tech firms to share data on
President Barack Obama has arrived in California to hold a summit on cybersecurity. Fresh from the Sony hacking scandal and other hi-tech attacks
South Korea is to step up cyber security amid data leaks from its nuclear power plants. Korea Hydro and Nuclear Power Company which runs the
The United Nations Security Council has over-ruled objections from China and Russia and held a session about North Korea’s human rights record
Banking giant JP Morgan Chase and Co is investigating a possible cyber attack. The company says it has not spotted any unusual fraud activity, but
Finland has said it was the victim of two separate cyber-espionage campaigns by hackers working for two foreign powers. The attacks were reportedly
Security firm Kaspersky Lab says it has discovered that a major European bank has been plundered of more than half a million euros by cyber
A Russian man has been charged in the United States for his role in a cyber crime gang that infected over a million PCs around the world with
EBay is mounting a massive damage limitation exercise after revealing that hackers raided its network three months ago. It is understood some 145
China has described as “made up” US accusations of cyber-espionage against five of its military personnel in the United States. It is the first
Hacktivist group Anonymous has attacked hundreds of Israeli websites in an operation dubbed #OpIsrael. Put into action on Monday April 7, the
After the collapse of Mt. Gox, now Canada-based virtual currency exchange Flexcoin has been forced to close down. Flexcoin said flaws in its