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North Korean hackers linked to Magecart attack spree

Cyber criminals with ties to Lazarus have been intercepting checkouts on a global scale since at least May 2019
6 Jul 2020
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What is cyber warfare?

We explain what cyber warfare is and why you need to pay attention to the threats posed
16 Mar 2020
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Iranian hackers infiltrated major VPN and remote systems for years

Firms in the IT and telecoms industry among those targeted by a reconnaissance and information theft campaign
17 Feb 2020
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US indicts four Chinese military officials over Equifax hack

The indictments come as tensions between the US and China continue to escalate
11 Feb 2020
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US warns of Iran cyber retaliation amid Soleimani fallout

Iranian activity will likely cause temporary disruption to national critical infrastructure at a minimum, claims DHS
6 Jan 2020
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Labour Party targeted by ‘large scale’ cyber attack

Election campaigning was 'slowed down' but the attack ultimately failed, and no data was lost
12 Nov 2019
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Tenable: There are far more dangerous threats than zero-days

‘If you’re scared of zero-days, you don’t know what you’re talking about’ claims Tenable
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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A lack of global norms is killing the security industry

Better protocols to facilitate global cyber co-operation should be at the forefront of innovation in the sector
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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Tech giants form cyber security 'supergroup'

Microsoft, Mastercard and others band together to help organisations get through attacks
27 Sep 2019
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Universities a 'huge target' for nation-state attackers

The UK's leading cyber security agency issued advie to elite academic institutions on how keep them and their country safe
19 Sep 2019
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WannaCry-style cyber attack could trigger full NATO response

It marks the second time the military alliance has tried to incorporate cyber threats into the treaty
28 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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Decision on Huawei's UK presence faces further delays

Uncertainty around the permanence of the US trade ban is halting the government's progress
23 Jul 2019
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Sci-fi writers to predict cyber threats

The content of this work, however, will remain highly confidential to keep it from inspiring potential adversaries
22 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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Are we in the midst of a cyber war?

Trump's decision to attack Iran with digital weapons offers us a glimpse into the future of conflict
4 Jul 2019
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Former Yandex CISO weighs in on alleged Five Eyes hack

It's not known which of the alliance's five countries is behind the espionage operation
28 Jun 2019
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Nation-state hackers launch huge attack on mobile networks

China is believed to be behind the years-long hack that allowed it know everything about the victims
25 Jun 2019
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President Trump authorises cyber attack on Iran

Tensions have been escalating for weeks in the Gulf but Trump opted for digital rather than physical retaliation
24 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