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North Korean hackers allegedly targeted Indian space agency

The Dtrack malware infection successfully disrupted an active lunar mission
7 Nov 2019
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US allies targeted by WhatsApp video hack

Victims include high profile government and military officials spread across 20 countries, report
1 Nov 2019
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Is cyber security about to go interstellar?

When we think about the cyber attacks of the future, we may have to think bigger
30 Oct 2019
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Russian hacking group masquerades as Iranian spy network

Hacking technique highlights how difficult it is to attribute blame after a cyber attack
21 Oct 2019
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What is cyber warfare?

We explain what cyber warfare is and why you need to pay attention to the threats it poses
20 Sep 2019
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GitHub faces lawsuit for role in Capital One leak

Class action complaint accuses the platform of failing to detect and remove hacked data for three months
5 Aug 2019
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NSA to create new division to bolster US cyber defences

Focus on defensive operations comes amid mounting geopolitical tensions
24 Jul 2019
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Microsoft warns enterprises over state-sponsored attacks

Geopolitical tensions on the rise ahead of the 2020 US presidential race
18 Jul 2019
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UFED Premium tool paves way for full mobile data extraction

Israeli developer claims its UFED Premium tool can also crack flagship Android devices like the Samsung Galaxy S9
17 Jun 2019
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How Mr. Robot ‘fudged’ its hacks to protect the public

Showrunners debated over how accurate to make the show’s exploits
5 Jun 2019
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Public and private must jointly combat cyber warfare

Non-state actors must be let in on cyber security discussions or our biggest public institutions will fall behind
23 May 2019
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LoJax rootkit used by Fancy Bear has been active since 2016

Researchers question what the malware was used to accomplish before being first exposed last year
17 Jan 2019
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The scariest security horror stories of 2018

From data breaches to hardware vulnerabilities, these are the most embarrassing security blunders of the year
25 Dec 2018
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Supermicro finds no evidence of China spy chip infiltration

An investigation of the firm’s products finds no evidence of tampering as its CEO hits back at the initial reports
12 Dec 2018
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Stuxnet is back, Iran admits

The infamous malware is back, and it's "more violent, more advanced and more sophisticated" than ever
1 Nov 2018
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The UK will face a category one attack in the future

The NCSC's boss says the UK has yet to see a major state-sponsored cyber attack, but it is coming
16 Oct 2018
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The UK, US and Netherlands accuse Russia of cyber attacks

Russian spies have been accused of involvement in a series of cyber-plots across the globe
5 Oct 2018
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GCHQ and MoD to form £250m ‘joint cyber-force’

The 2,000-strong unit will launch cyber attacks against ISIS, Russia and criminal gangs
21 Sep 2018
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US charges North Korean hacker with WannaCry and Sony hack

A North Korean programmer is accused of conducting cyber attacks on behalf of the government
7 Sep 2018
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‘Five Eyes’ nations hand tech giants encryption ultimatum

Industry given final warning as governments declare they are ready to legislate for backdoor access
3 Sep 2018
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Growing 'anti-vaxx' online debate pinned on Russian botnets

Sophisticated bots and trolls are ‘playing both sides’ of the debate to spread public health myths
24 Aug 2018
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What is hacktivism?

From Anonymous to Omega, here’s everything you need to know about hackers with a conscience
9 Aug 2018
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How Russia hacked the 2016 election

A timeline of how 12 hackers allegedly corrupted the world's most powerful democracy
18 Jul 2018