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US charges seven over wide-ranging hacks

US charges seven over wide-ranging hacks

Covers APT41, Barium, Winnti, Wicked Panda, and Wicked Spider threats.
Sep 17 2020 11:18AM
NSA, FBI expose Russian intelligence hacking tool

NSA, FBI expose Russian intelligence hacking tool

'Drovorub' used to break into Linux systems.
Aug 14 2020 6:52AM
US officials now worry about election logistics more than hacking

US officials now worry about election logistics more than hacking

Misinformation, poll worker shortages and US postal service slowdowns.
Aug 10 2020 6:42AM
US offers bounties on election-interfering nation state hackers

US offers bounties on election-interfering nation state hackers

Rewards of up to US$10 million on the table.
Aug 6 2020 9:01AM
US accuses Chinese nationals of hacking spree

US accuses Chinese nationals of hacking spree

Targeting COVID data, defence secrets.
Jul 22 2020 6:46AM
Australia's banks targeted by 'DoS for ransom' threat

Australia's banks targeted by 'DoS for ransom' threat

Attackers claim affiliation with hacking group Silence.
Feb 25 2020 7:02PM
UN experts demand probe into alleged Saudi hack of Amazon boss Bezos

UN experts demand probe into alleged Saudi hack of Amazon boss Bezos

Saudi officials dismiss allegations as absurd.
Jan 23 2020 6:57AM
Aussie finance sector attributes the most data breaches to "hacking"

Aussie finance sector attributes the most data breaches to "hacking"

Out of 25 industry verticals.
Jul 18 2019 5:35PM
Outgoing NZ Treasury Secretary slammed for 'clumsy' hacker response to budget data leak

Outgoing NZ Treasury Secretary slammed for 'clumsy' hacker response to budget data leak

Budget breach should never have happened under any circumstances.
Jun 27 2019 12:50PM
Aluminium producer Hydro hit by cyber attack, shuts some plants

Aluminium producer Hydro hit by cyber attack, shuts some plants

Production hit sending shares lower and aluminium prices higher.
Mar 19 2019 11:58PM
China most active in cyber espionage against US: Coats

China most active in cyber espionage against US: Coats

More aligned than in decades says intelligence chief.
Jan 30 2019 6:58AM
When Bankwest's female tech staff are told "girls don't hack", this is what they do...

When Bankwest's female tech staff are told "girls don't hack", this is what they do...

Opinion: Attitudes towards women in IT security need to change for the better, argues Bankwest head of Everyday Banking, Lou Tovey.
Jan 21 2019 6:20PM
US advised to adopt Australia's 'archaic' voting system in the age of hacks

US advised to adopt Australia's 'archaic' voting system in the age of hacks

ANU says pencil and paper ballots are better for democracy.
Dec 11 2018 11:29AM
Visa to stop Australian online merchants from storing credit card numbers

Visa to stop Australian online merchants from storing credit card numbers

Store checkouts to be issued with tokens to thwart breaches.
Oct 17 2018 6:58AM
NATO cyber command grapples with attack rules

NATO cyber command grapples with attack rules

Struggles with ground rules for attacks.
Oct 17 2018 6:39AM
Reddit IT admin accounts compromised in site hack

Reddit IT admin accounts compromised in site hack

Attackers access old backup file, internal systems.
Aug 2 2018 8:28AM
NSA staffer's backdoored computer may have leaked secrets

NSA staffer's backdoored computer may have leaked secrets

Kaspersky report refutes allegations it helped Russia.
Nov 17 2017 6:40AM
Equifax takes down web page after new compromise

Equifax takes down web page after new compromise

Redirected to fake Adobe Flash update.
Oct 13 2017 6:28AM
Mass hack confirmed at comments plugin Disqus

Mass hack confirmed at comments plugin Disqus

Information taken dates back to 2007.
Oct 9 2017 4:45AM
Exploit vendor offers large bounties for messaging app 0days

Exploit vendor offers large bounties for messaging app 0days

Up to US$500,000 on the table.
Aug 24 2017 6:40AM

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