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Just Who Are Russia's Cyber Warriors?

by Neil Telford on 2017-05-15 10:11PM in TECHNOLOGY-Hackers, NEWS-News Analysis, INTELLIGENCE-International, GOVERNMENT-Defence, FREE TO VIEW

Their chosen false names, like 'Cozy Bear', 'The Dukes' and 'APT29' make them sound like street gangs. The reality is somewhat different.

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The Reality is Everyone Hacks… Everyone

by Tim Heath on 2017-05-15 04:58PM in TECHNOLOGY-Hackers, NEWS-News Analysis, FREE TO VIEW

Kaspersky: When it comes to state-sponsored hacking, espionage and propaganda, no country should be presumed innocent.

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Macron Hackers Linked To Russian Intelligence

by Tim Heath on 2017-05-12 04:46PM in TECHNOLOGY-Hackers, NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-National, FREE TO VIEW

President Macron's campaign team used some effective countermeasures to diminish the impact of a stolen data dump on their candidate.

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Hackers Stole A £60,000 BMW

by Tim Heath on 2017-05-12 08:33AM in TECHNOLOGY-Hackers, GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW, BUSINESS-Services-Transport & Travel

Using only a signal boosting device hidden in a plastic bag, thieves were able to unlock a modern BMW car and drive away.

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Macron condemns 'massive' Hacking Attack

by Tim Heath on 2017-05-08 03:15PM in TECHNOLOGY-Hackers, GOVERNMENT-National, FREE TO VIEW

The campaign of French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron says it has been the target of a "massive hacking attack"

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Hackers Could Turn Off Your Car Engine – While You Are Driving

by Neil Telford on 2017-05-03 09:59AM in BUSINESS-Services-Transport & Travel, FREE TO VIEW, NEWS-News Analysis, TECHNOLOGY-Hackers

Bosch’s Drivelog Connect product, which enables you to monitor your car’s performance from your smartphone, can be exploited by hackers.

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Hacker Holds Netflix To Ransom

by Neil Telford on 2017-05-03 09:19AM in TECHNOLOGY-Hackers, NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW

A hacker claims to have stolen the upcoming season of Netflix’s hit series 'Orange is the New Black' and is demanding a ransom payment.

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Luxembourg: A Prime Target For Cyber Attack

by Tim Heath on 2017-04-24 10:49AM in TECHNOLOGY-Hackers, NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-National, FREE TO VIEW

Who is it that is trying to hack Luxembourg's government and businesses and what are they looking for?

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Stop Data Breaches, Start With Databases

by Tim Heath on 2017-04-19 10:44AM in TECHNOLOGY-Hackers, NEWS-News Analysis, FREE TO VIEW, BUSINESS-Services-IT & Telecoms

A common source for numerous large scale data breaches are poorly secured databases that connect directly to the internet.

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WikiLeaks Has Published The CIA’s Secrets For Infecting Windows

by Tim Heath on 2017-04-18 11:17AM in TECHNOLOGY-Hackers, NEWS-News Analysis, INTELLIGENCE-US, FREE TO VIEW

Wikileaks' release of CIA secret hacking tools includes software to build customised malware to compromise computers running Windows.

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