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Russian Spies Used Kaspersky Anti-V To Hack NSA

by Tim Heath on 2017-10-06 12:34PM in TECHNOLOGY-Hackers, NEWS-News Analysis, INTELLIGENCE-US, FREE TO VIEW

Sources claim Russian hackers accessed top secret NSA data via the private computer of a contractor using Kaspersky software.

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Singapore: The Place To Launch Cyber Attacks From

by Neil Telford on 2017-10-04 11:19AM in TECHNOLOGY-Hackers, JOBS-HR & Training, FREE TO VIEW

High Connectivity:Singapore has overtaken other nations including the US, Russia & China as the country launching the most cyber attacks globally.

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Deloitte Hit by Cyber Attack: Clients' Private Data Exposed

by Tim Heath on 2017-10-03 09:59AM in TECHNOLOGY-Hackers, NEWS-News Analysis, FREE TO VIEW, BUSINESS-Services-IT & Telecoms, BUSINESS-Services-Consulting

The hacker compromised the firm’s global email server through an “administrator’s account” giving them privileged, unrestricted “access to all areas”.

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Preventing The Hacked AI Apocalypse

by Neil Telford on 2017-09-25 07:08PM in TECHNOLOGY-Hackers, NEWS-News Analysis, FREE TO VIEW

As attacks are an increasingly worrisome threat to the performance of artificial intelligence applications, can AI be trusted?

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Iranian Hackers Linked To Malware

by Neil Telford on 2017-09-25 06:27PM in TECHNOLOGY-Hackers, NEWS-News Analysis, FREE TO VIEW

Iran has earned a reputation for aggressive state-sponsored hacking, stealing data from corporate and government networks around the world.

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Universities Are Targets For Cyber Criminals

by Neil Telford on 2017-09-19 11:20AM in FREE TO VIEW, JOBS-Education, NEWS-News Analysis, TECHNOLOGY-Hackers

The number of cyber attacks on British universities has doubled over the past year as criminals, attempt to steal important research.

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Canadian University Hit For $12m Phishing Scam

by Neil Telford on 2017-09-12 04:14PM in TECHNOLOGY-Hackers, GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW

MacEwan University said its IT systems are secure after the institution was defrauded of nearly $12 million in a phishing scam, compounded by human error.

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WikiLeaks: The Biter Bit

by Neil Telford on 2017-09-12 04:11PM in TECHNOLOGY-Hackers, NEWS-News Analysis, FREE TO VIEW

WikiLeaks suffered an embarrassing cyber attack when Saudi Arabian-based hacking group OurMine took over its web address.

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What Is The Stuxnet Worm?

by Neil Telford on 2017-09-12 11:57AM in FREE TO VIEW, GOVERNMENT-Defence, NEWS-News Analysis, TECHNOLOGY-Hackers

Stuxnet is a computer worm that targets industrial control systems to inflict damage, but is most famous for being the first genuine cyber-weapon.

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Millions of Instagram Users Hacked

by Neil Telford on 2017-09-12 11:31AM in TECHNOLOGY-Hackers, NEWS-News Analysis, FREE TO VIEW

Claims that six million Instagram accounts have been hacked and 'Facebook/Instagram has not yet fully understood the full scope of the exploit'.

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