Tag: iran

Elaborate Iranian hacking scheme targets US lawmakers  
By Jim Finkle | May 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Attackers build fake news website, social network.
 
Iran unblocks Facebook, Twitter 
Sep 17, 2013 | Comment Now 
Ban removed.
 
Users protest against closure of Google Reader 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 15, 2013 | Comment Now 
Used to evade government censorship.
 
Iran blocks VPNs 
Mar 11, 2013 | Comment Now 
Requires registrations for use.
 
Huawei CFO linked to firm that offered HP gear to Iran 
By Steve Stecklow | Feb 1, 2013 | Comment Now 
Skycom links shrouded in secrecy.
 
Iran deflects cyber attack on industrial sites 
Dec 26, 2012 | Comment Now 
Oil facilities become targets for custom-made viruses.
 
Destructive malware attacking Iranian computers 
 
Ericsson helps Iran telecoms 
By Steve Stecklow | Nov 20, 2012 | Comment Now 
Letter reveals long-term deal.
 
Iran unblocks Gmail after complaints 
Oct 2, 2012 | Comment Now 
Seeks permanent block on YouTube.
 
Iran blocks Google as internal 'net gains pace 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 24, 2012 | Comment Now 
Connects government agencies to domestic service.
 
Iranian hackers target US banks 
By Jim Finkle | Sep 24, 2012 | Comment Now 
Alleged protests over financial sanctions.
 
Wiper virus shows Duqu, Stuxnet similarities 
By Juha Saarinen | Aug 30, 2012 | Comment Now 
More state-sponsored malware?
 
AC/DC song used in Iranian nuclear program attack 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 26, 2012 | Comment Now 
Nuclear facilities thunderstruck.
 
Iran detects new 'massive cyber attack' 
Jun 25, 2012 | Comment Now 
As Flame's power grows.
 
US a target for cyber attacks in Stuxnet fallout 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 4, 2012 | Comment Now 
Anti-virus industry 'spectacularly failed'.
 
More cyber attacks for the US in Stuxnet fallout 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 3, 2012 | Comment Now 
Anti-virus industry spectacularly failed.
 
Flame revives Stuxnet concerns 
By Jim Finkle | May 29, 2012 | Comment Now 
New virus hits Iran computers.
 
Iran revives plan for national intranet 
By Ry Crozier | Apr 11, 2012 | Comment Now 
Hopes to completely control web use by August.
 
Iran revives National Internet plan 
By Ry Crozier | Apr 10, 2012 | Comment Now 
Hopes to completely control web use by August.
 
Censorship fears as Iran's internet disrupted 
By Marcus George | Feb 15, 2012 | Comment Now 
Millions disconnected from email and social networking.
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