World News | Reuters | Friday March 6, 2015
Cyber attacks on US weapons programs and manufacturers are a "pervasive" problem that requires greater attention, the top US arms buyer said on Thursday, saying that he would add cyber-security to the Pentagon's guidelines for buying weapons.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday February 17, 2015
More than 25 billion cyberattacks on the Japanese government and other bodies were logged in 2014, an agency said today, with 40 per cent of them traced to China.
Reuters | Saturday February 21, 2015
President Barack Obama asked US executives for closer cooperation in defending against hackers after high-profile attacks on companies like Sony.
World News | Reuters | Saturday February 14, 2015
President Barack Obama asked tech industry executives on Friday for closer cooperation in defending against hackers after high-profile attacks against companies like Sony that exposed weaknesses in America's cyber defenses.
World News | Reuters | Friday February 6, 2015
Several U.S. states are investigating a massive cyber attack on No. 2 U.S. health insurer Anthem Inc that a person familiar with the matter said is being examined for possible ties to China.
Agence France-Presse | Saturday January 24, 2015
In the wake of the Sony hack late last year, cyber-security has been a hot button topic at the four-day World Economic Forum at Davos.
Associated Press | Thursday January 15, 2015
France's cyber-defence official made the statement on Thursday as the president tried to calm the nation's inflamed religious tensions.
World News | Associated Press | Thursday January 15, 2015
In what France's cyber defense chief calls an unprecedented surge, about 19,000 French websites have suffered cyber attacks since a rampage by Islamic extremists left 20 dead in Paris last week.
Agence France-Presse | Thursday January 15, 2015
"For now it has been more cyber-vandalism than sophisticated, high-level attacks. We're not yet dealing with very structured groups."
Reuters | Friday December 26, 2014
Emergency teams will be on stand-by to the end of this year in case of any cyber-attacks on nuclear plants as threatened by a hacker.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday December 26, 2014
North Korea may be facing explosive hacking accusations, but analysts are questioning how an isolated, impoverished country with limited Internet access could wage cyber sabotage -- and many experts believe China plays a role.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday December 25, 2014
Entertainment giant Sony released "The Interview" -- a movie that outraged North Korea by lampooning dictator Kim Jong-Un -- online for US viewers on Wednesday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday December 23, 2014
South Korea has heightened its security readiness against cyber attacks as concerns grew over a series of online information leaks at nuclear power plants, officials said Tuesday.
World News | Reuters | Monday December 22, 2014
China said on Monday it opposed all forms of cyberattacks but there was no proof that North Korea was responsible for the hacking of Sony Pictures, as the United States has said.
World News | Reuters | Monday December 22, 2014
China opposes all forms of cyber attacks and cyber "terrorism", the country's foreign minister told US Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday.
World News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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.