World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday December 21, 2014
The United States has asked China to help block cyber attacks from North Korea as it weighs a response to the crippling hack of Sony Pictures, a US official said on Saturday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday December 18, 2014
The US Federal Bureau of Investigation released a warning on Tuesday, advising theaters and other businesses associated with Sony Corp's Hollywood studio's film "The Interview" that they could be targeted in cyber attacks.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday December 8, 2014
A Singaporean court today jailed a 28-year-old Singaporean for two months for defacing the Prime Minister's website during a rash of cyber attacks in the city-state last year.
World | Reuters | Thursday December 4, 2014
Cyber attacks and commercial drones pose a growing risk of commercial aeroplane crashes, a major insurer said, running counter to a long-term decline in fatal accidents and insurance premiums.
Associated Press | Monday November 24, 2014
The US government is backing a program to reduce security threats, which it will distribute to automakers.
Reuters | Thursday November 13, 2014
NOAA said it detected the attacks and responded immediately, performing maintenance on the sites, which were restored to full service
World | Reuters | Thursday November 13, 2014
The U.S. agency that operates the National Weather Service said on Wednesday four of its websites were hacked in recent weeks, becoming the latest federal agency to fall victim to a cyber attack.
Agence France-Presse | Tuesday November 11, 2014
US-based FireEye maintained that "masque attacks" made possible by a vulnerability in Apple's iOS.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday November 7, 2014
An Australian intelligence agency is warning that cyber-criminals will target the upcoming G20 summit in Brisbane, saying they could include state-sanctioned hackers, trade spies or activists.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday November 6, 2014
As hacking attacks reach epidemic proportions, the US cybersecurity community is looking at new ways to step up defense, including counterattacking the hackers themselves.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 22, 2014
Symantec adds that the people behind the DDoS attacks are not necessarily located in India, since the attacks are often orchestrated remotely.
Reuters | Tuesday October 21, 2014
The revamp marks a recognition that national security threats have broadened and become more technologically savvy since the 9/11 attacks against the US.
World | Reuters | Tuesday October 21, 2014
The U.S. Justice Department is restructuring its national security prosecution team to deal with cyber attacks and the threat of sensitive technology ending up in the wrong hands, as American business and government agencies face more intrusions.
Reuters | Tuesday October 21, 2014
"Because what we do is purely mathematical, we have a very high detection rate but the false positive level is extremely low."
Associated Press | Tuesday October 14, 2014
Dimon says that more coordination between businesses and government is needed to combat the rising threat of cyber-attacks.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday October 7, 2014
Taiwan's premier warned Tuesday of increasing cyber attacks from China, the island's highest-ranking official to denounce attempts to "steal government secrets" despite warming cross-strait relations.
Reuters | Friday September 26, 2014
Researchers warned that hackers are using fast-moving worm viruses to scan for vulnerable systems and then infect them.
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 | 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.