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Cyber attack

Australia escalates defences amid rising tensions with China

Just as US has angrily demanded to its allies, Australia's government has committed to spending at least two percent of GDP on defence

01 Jul 2020 9:40 AM

Now, cyber attack hits Honda after COVID-19 crashed car sales

The auto major said there was no breach of data and it will restore full functionality of production, sales and development activities soon.

09 Jun 2020 10:44 PM

DDoS attacks almost double in Q4 2019 compared to previous year

Further investigation of botnet activity reveals that around 28 per cent of attacks happened on weekends.

24 Feb 2020 6:46 AM

Kudankulam nuke plant says cyber attack 'impossible'

The reports about cyber attacks were false and clarified that the nuclear power plants' were not connected to any foreign cyber network.

29 Oct 2019 7:00 PM

US carried out secret cyber strike on Iran after Saudi oil attack: report

The Pentagon declined to comment about the cyber strike.

16 Oct 2019 12:17 PM


Iran denies being hit by US cyber attack

‘No successful attack has been carried out by them, although they are making a lot of effort,’ telecommunications minister Jahromi said.

24 Jun 2019 1:45 PM

Trump demands sources after report claims US cyber attacks on Russia

Citing unofficial sources, The New York Times report claimed that the US has placed a malware inside the Russian systems.

18 Jun 2019 7:50 PM

Trump refutes newspaper's claim of US ramping up cyber attacks on Russia

New York Times article claimed that US has placed malware inside Russian systems operating the nation's power grid to conduct cyber attacks.

16 Jun 2019 4:38 PM

Telegram says massive cyber attack originated in China

Telegram's network experienced outage after it was flooded with overwhelming traffic.

14 Jun 2019 10:11 AM

130 companies targeted by hacking group after leaders’ arrest

After arrest of a number of suspected leaders of the notorious Fin7/Carbanak cyber-gang, the group was believed disbanded.

11 May 2019 10:28 AM


Israel responds to a cyber attack with an air strike

The militant group failed in the attempted cyber offensive, but the IDF hit the building, claiming it wiped out Hamas' cyber operations.

07 May 2019 10:57 AM

Wipro says critical business operations unaffected by cyber attack

In a regulatory filing, the company said it became aware of potentially abnormal activity within its network about 10 days back.

19 Apr 2019 6:50 PM

Equifax fell short of privacy compliance: Canadian regulator

Poor security safeguards worsened the impact of the global cyber attack.

10 Apr 2019 12:18 PM

Microsoft discovers hacking targeting democratic institutions in Europe

Microsoft said it discovered the hacking through the company’s Threat Intelligence Center and Digital Crimes Unit.

21 Feb 2019 12:52 PM

Australia accuses foreign government of cyber attack on lawmakers

The hackers breached the networks of major political parties.

19 Feb 2019 11:42 AM


SWIFT says helping bank rebuild network after cyber heist

Unidentified hackers, suspected to be from North Korea, carried out the heist.

03 Feb 2019 11:13 AM

Airbus reports breach into its systems after cyber attack

Airbus said that the incident was being investigated and that it had taken actions to beef up security.

31 Jan 2019 1:08 PM

Potential global cyber attack could cause USD 85 billion -193 billion worth of damage

Insurance claims after such an attack would range from business interruption and cyber extortion to incident response costs.

30 Jan 2019 4:50 PM

German cyber defence agency defends handling of data breach

The government said on Friday that personal data and documents from hundreds of German politicians had been published online.

06 Jan 2019 11:08 AM

'Workaround systems' help print US newspapers hit by cyber attack: source

The company has made “lots of progress” in repairing infected computer systems.

01 Jan 2019 11:37 AM