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North Korea fingered as the perpetrator.
 
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'Flash' report helps industry thwart attackers.
 
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Alleged Zeus, cyber espionage operators among targets.
 
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'Watershed event' follows Sony breach.
 
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Claims someone else hacked council website.
 
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Anakata to serve 42 months in prison.
 
Hackers breach White House network 
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Unclassified system suffers intrusion.
 
US hacker sentenced to 21 months in prison for $17m scheme 
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Targeted global banks over two years.
 
FBI urges companies to build spying tools into devices 
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Wants entry through 'front door, not back door'.
 
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Detects suspected Chinese cyber intrusion.
 
Anon FBI snitch Sabu attacked Aussie govt sites  
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Dept of Finance-managed websites hit.
 
Hackers break into server for Obamacare website 
 
JPMorgan pulls in the FBI to investigate cyber attacks 
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Other banks reportedly hit.
 
FBI used malware in criminal investigation 
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Court documents reveal "Network Investigation Tool".
 
EU launches cross border cyber crime taskforce  
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Australia to assist in co-ordinating investigations.
 
Accused Russian hacker claims authorship of 'Zeus' malware 
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FBI releases conversation transcripts.
 
Elaborate Iranian hacking scheme targets US lawmakers  
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Anonymous hacker Sabu walks free after aiding FBI 
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Judge praises 'extraordinary' co-operation.
 
Microsoft successfully challenges FBI data request 
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Court documents unsealed today.
 
Microsoft targets enterprise with Azure updates 
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Attempts to build a bridge between Windows and Azure.
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