World | Reuters | Friday August 29, 2014
An influential U.S. financial services industry group that shares information about cyber threats has said it is unaware of any "significant" cyber attacks, downplaying concerns about possible breaches at JPMorgan Chase & Co and other banks.
World | Nicole Perlroth, The New York Times | Thursday August 28, 2014
A number of U.S. banks, including JPMorgan Chase and at least four others, were struck by hackers in a series of coordinated attacks this month, according to four people familiar with a continuing investigation into the crimes.
World | Reuters | Sunday August 24, 2014
A cyber attack at a firm that performs background checks for U.S. government employees compromised data of at least 25,000 workers, including some undercover investigators, and that number could rise, agency officials said on Friday.
Reuters | Wednesday August 20, 2014
Nextgov.com reported the US NRC was "successfully hacked" 3 times in recent years, with at least two of the attacks originating overseas.
Reuters | Thursday August 14, 2014
MonsterMind could hurt innocent countries as hackers can disguise the origin of their attacks by routing them through other nations.
World | Reuters | Wednesday August 13, 2014
A developing U.S. cyber security program would not only hunt down and halt potential computer attacks but also strike back without staff oversight, according to former U.S. National Security Agency contractor, Edward Snowden.
Agence France-Presse | Wednesday August 13, 2014
Taiwan's science and technology minister said Wednesday that China is launching frequent cyber attacks on the island.
Indo Asian News Service | Saturday August 9, 2014
"Children are extremely vulnerable and proper awareness needs to be provided," said Sandeep Sengupta, co-founder and director, Indian School of Ethical Hacking.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday August 1, 2014
The recent hacking attempt on a sensitive Canadian government computer network is similar to attacks mounted by an elite unit of the Chinese army based in Shanghai, according to a cybersecurity expert.
World | Reuters | Wednesday July 30, 2014
Three Israeli defense contractors behind the Iron Dome missile shield and related systems were robbed of hundreds of documents by hackers linked to the Chinese government starting in 2011, a US-based computer forensics expert said on Tuesday.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday July 11, 2014
Cyber Operation Centres will be set up for threat management and mitigation as part of efforts to protect defence networks from cyber attacks, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley told the Lok Sabha today.
Reuters | Friday July 11, 2014
Japan said in the fiscal year to March 31 there were 5.08 million cases of irregular access to central government information systems.
Agence France-Presse | Monday July 7, 2014
The North's cyber war unit now has 5,900 personnel, compared with 3,000 two years ago, the South's Yonhap news agency said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday July 6, 2014
North Korea has doubled the number of its elite cyber warriors over the past two years and established overseas bases for hacking attacks, a report said Sunday.
World | Reuters | Thursday May 29, 2014
China's suggested on Thursday that the United States had fabricated evidence to underpin accusations of cyber attacks and had incited China's neighbours to "stir up trouble" in disputed waters.
World | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 29, 2014
Organisations are more vulnerable to cyber intrusions now than ever before. As the attacks become more sophisticated, simple security controls are not effective for tackling this growing menace, experts have said.
Reuters | Wednesday May 28, 2014
The NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence in Tallinn, Estonia ran the "Locked Shields" exercise run on March 21-22.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday April 25, 2014
A hacker who became an informant for the FBI directed hundreds of cyber attacks against the websites of foreign governments, including Brazil, Iran, Pakistan, Syria and Turkey, it was reported on Thursday.
Associated Press | Wednesday April 23, 2014
Verizon's study includes data from 50 organizations around the world, ranging from law enforcement to security companies.
Saturday April 12, 2014
On a website for advising critical infrastructure operators about emerging cyber threats, the Department of Homeland Security asked organizations to report any Heartbleed-related attacks, adding that hackers were attempting to exploit the bug in wide...