Cyber Attack
Security flaw put RBS customers at risk of cyber-attack  BBC · 2 days
Software designed to prevent cyber-attacks had a bug that could have let hackers get at machines. more
Cyberattack: How we were phished by professional hackers video - CNET  CNET · 2 days
Even when you anticipate a cyberattack, email phishing remains one of the most effective methods used by hackers to access private accounts. more
We invited professional hackers to attack us: Here's what happened - CNET  CNET · 2 days
Even when you anticipate a cyberattack, email phishing remains one of the most effective methods used by hackers to access private accounts. more
UK’s Police Federation hit by ransomware  TechCrunch · 3 days
The U.K.’s Police Federation has confirmed it’s been hit by a cyberattack. The union-like organization, representing 119,000 police officers across the 43 forces in England and Wales, described the event as ransomware in a statement shared... more
Aluminum manufacturing giant Norsk Hydro shut down by ransomware  TechCrunch · 5 days
Norsk Hydro, one of the largest global aluminum manufacturers, has confirmed its operations have been disrupted by a ransomware attack. The Oslo, Norway-based company said in a brief statement that... more
Huge aluminium plants hit by 'severe' ransomware attack  BBC · 5 days
The Norwegian firm, which employs 35,000 people worldwide, has switched to manual controls at some plants. more
Aluminium producer Norsk Hydro hit by cyber attack  Sky News · 5 days
Aluminium and renewable energy group Norsk Hydro has been hit by a cyber attack, forcing the company to close some of its facilities for forming aluminium bars. more
Huge aluminium plants hit by cyber-attack  BBC · 5 days
The Norwegian firm, which employs 35,000 people worldwide, has switched to manual controls at some plants. more
Huge Norwegian aluminium plants hit by cyber-attack  BBC · 5 days
The Norwegian firm, which employs 35,000 people worldwide, has switched to manual controls at some plants. more
EU prepares for major international cyber attacks  Sky News · 6 days
Law enforcement agencies across the EU are preparing to respond to a major international cyber attack ahead of the end of May's elections. more
Steam releases APIs to combat DDoS attacks and improve networking  Windows Central · 1 week
This is a great move. Steam is facing a lot of competition from numerous fronts these days, and it looks like Valve decided to change its policies when... more
Subscribe to Private Internet Access VPN today to beat the price hike  Windows Central · 1 week
Prices are going up on March 18 but existing subscribers won't have to pay a cent more. Nearly everything we do is online these... more
US warns of sophisticated cyberattacks from Russia, China  ABC NEWS · 1 week
The top Pentagon cyber leaders say cyberattacks from Russia, China, North Korea and Iran are increasingly sophisticated more
New Android adware found in 200 apps on Google Play  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Security researchers have found a new kind of mobile adware hidden in hundreds of Android apps, and downloaded more than 150 million times from Google Play. The malware... more
Microsoft says Iran-linked hackers targeted businesses  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Microsoft has detected cyberattacks linked to Iranian hackers that targeted thousands of people at more than 200 companies over the past two years, according to a report more
'Highly likely' GRU hacked UK institute countering Russian fake news  Sky News · 2 weeks
The National Crime Agency is leading an investigation into a suspected cyber attack on a British institute that seeks to counter Russian disinformation, Sky News can reveal. more
Researchers obtain a command server used by North Korean hacker group  TechCrunch · 3 weeks
In a rare move, government officials have handed security researchers a seized server believed to be used by North Korean hackers to launch dozens of targeted... more
Russia presses case for greater control over its internet  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
The Kremlin spokesman says reports that the U.S. military carried out a cyberattack in Russia proves that the country needs to create its own, self-controlled segment of the internet more
Montreal-based UN aviation agency tried to cover up 2016 cyberattack, documents show  CBC · 4 weeks
In November 2016, the International Civil Aviation Organization was hit by the most serious cyberattack in its history. Internal documents obtained by CBC suggest... more
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