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.
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.