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Tehran says cyber attacks failed as Washington seeks to rally its allies

Tehran says cyber attacks failed as Washington seeks to rally its allies

"They try hard, but have not carried out a successful attack."
Jun 25 2019 6:43AM
Twitter deletes thousands of accounts tied to Iran, seeks to end false info campaigns

Twitter deletes thousands of accounts tied to Iran, seeks to end false info campaigns

Coordinated, state-backed activities.
Jun 14 2019 7:07AM
Iran builds firewall against Stuxnet computer virus

Iran builds firewall against Stuxnet computer virus

After accusing Israel of cyber attack on Tehran's telecommunications facilities.
May 17 2019 7:00AM
Microsoft seizes Iranian hackers' spear-phishing domains

Microsoft seizes Iranian hackers' spear-phishing domains

"Phosphorous" group loses control over phishing infrastructure.
Mar 28 2019 12:49PM
Iranian hackers raid Citrix's enterprise network

Iranian hackers raid Citrix's enterprise network

Australian parliament hackers gain remote access.
Mar 11 2019 12:27AM
Use DNS security extensions to foil ongoing attacks: ICANN

Use DNS security extensions to foil ongoing attacks: ICANN

DNSSEC deployment remains low despite clear and present danger.
Feb 23 2019 11:55AM
US govt orders security measures for DNS hijack emergency

US govt orders security measures for DNS hijack emergency

Iran blamed for "almost unprecedented scale" attacks compromising web and email traffic.
Jan 23 2019 10:39AM
Shamoon variant lead suspect in hack on oil firm Saipem

Shamoon variant lead suspect in hack on oil firm Saipem

Hack on Italian oil services firm Saipem crippled more than 300 computers.
Dec 13 2018 6:59AM
Covert Iranian social info ops campaign shuttered

Covert Iranian social info ops campaign shuttered

Whole lotta coordinated inauthentic behaviour going on.
Aug 22 2018 11:18AM
Hackers leave US flag on screens in Iran cyber attack

Hackers leave US flag on screens in Iran cyber attack

Exploit Cisco router vulnerability.
Apr 9 2018 6:47AM
US sanctions nine Iranians for global cyber attacks

US sanctions nine Iranians for global cyber attacks

One of the largest state-sponsored hacks ever prosecuted.
Mar 26 2018 6:30AM
ZTE expected to plead guilty over Iran sales

ZTE expected to plead guilty over Iran sales

Sold a surveillance system.
Mar 3 2017 9:32AM
Disk-wiping malware in Saudi attacks used inside information

Disk-wiping malware in Saudi attacks used inside information

Highly customised virus has local creds hard-coded.
Dec 12 2016 6:04AM
US to indict Iranians over attempted hacks on dam, banks

US to indict Iranians over attempted hacks on dam, banks

Prosecutors to take on foreign nationals.
Mar 24 2016 11:50AM
Duqu spyware used stolen Foxconn certs

Duqu spyware used stolen Foxconn certs

Attackers target hardware manufacturers to steal digital credentials.
Jun 16 2015 5:57AM
FBI warns Iranian hackers targeting US energy, defense firms

FBI warns Iranian hackers targeting US energy, defense firms

'Flash' report helps industry thwart attackers.
Dec 15 2014 8:41AM
Elaborate Iranian hacking scheme targets US lawmakers

Elaborate Iranian hacking scheme targets US lawmakers

Attackers build fake news website, social network.
May 30 2014 12:10PM
Iran unblocks Facebook, Twitter

Iran unblocks Facebook, Twitter

Ban removed.
Sep 17 2013 11:41AM
Users protest against closure of Google Reader

Users protest against closure of Google Reader

Used to evade government censorship.
Mar 15 2013 7:54AM
Iran blocks VPNs

Iran blocks VPNs

Requires registrations for use.
Mar 11 2013 2:32PM

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