Cybersecurity

US has ‘significant’ cyber vulnerabilities, but a sweeping Russian cyberattack is unlikely
World

US has ‘significant’ cyber vulnerabilities, but a sweeping Russian cyberattack is unlikely

(CNN) – In the winter of 2015, computer hackers working for the Russian government attacked Ukraine’s power grid and switched…
Cybersecurity firm says Chinese hackers breached six US state agencies
World

Cybersecurity firm says Chinese hackers breached six US state agencies

Washington (CNN)A Chinese government-backed hacking group has breached local government agencies in at least six US states in the last…
Spyware find highlights depth of hacker-for-hire industry
Middle East

Spyware find highlights depth of hacker-for-hire industry

BOSTON (AP) — Security researchers said Thursday they found two kinds of commercial spyware on the phone of a leading…
US talks global cybersecurity without a key player: Russia
World

US talks global cybersecurity without a key player: Russia

WASHINGTON (AP) — Amid an epidemic of ransomware attacks, the US is discussing cybersecurity strategy this week with 30 countries…
Analysis: Biden talks down Russia, spurs allies in bid to back Putin into a corner
World

Analysis: Biden talks down Russia, spurs allies in bid to back Putin into a corner

President Joe Biden on his first foreign foray sought to cast Russia not as a direct competitor to the United…
Russian hack of US agencies exposed supply chain weaknesses
World

Russian hack of US agencies exposed supply chain weaknesses

WASHINGTON (AP) — The elite Russian hackers who gained access to computer systems of federal agencies last year didn’t bother…
US officials link Iran to emails meant to intimidate voters
Middle East

US officials link Iran to emails meant to intimidate voters

WASHINGTON (AP) — US officials have accused Iran of being behind a flurry of emails sent to Democratic voters in…
Iran says hackers attacked two of its key institutions
Middle East

Iran says hackers attacked two of its key institutions

DUBAI (Reuters) – Hackers launched large-scale attacks on two Iranian government institutions this week, a senior official said on Thursday,…
‘Mercenary’ hacker group runs rampant in Middle East, cybersecurity research shows
Middle East

‘Mercenary’ hacker group runs rampant in Middle East, cybersecurity research shows

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Saudi diplomats, Sikh separatists and Indian business executives have been among those targeted by a group of…
Egypt’s Communications minister meets with US assistant president for technology
Egypt

Egypt’s Communications minister meets with US assistant president for technology

Communications and Information Technology Minister Amr Talaat met with Assistant President for Technology and Communications and Cybersecurity Policies at the…
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