The Congress’s website was on Thursday taken down and hundreds of e-mail and Twitter accounts of its members, including those of several senior leaders, were disabled following a series of massive cyber attacks on the server that hosts the services.
The Austrian Foreign Ministry’s website has been subjected to a massive DDoS attack, which was reportedly carried out by a Turkish group of hackers. The attack was allegedly provoked by Austria’s tough stance on Turkey.
The DDoS attack took place
Japanese government officials have denied reports that a secure network used by the country’s defense forces was attacked earlier this year.
An attacker was able to break into the Ground Self-Defense Force’s computer systems, sources at the Japanese Ministry of
The United States Navy got hacked, and the personal details of more than 134,000 sailors were accessed, according to a public statement released by US officials this morning.
The US Navy revealed that 134,386 current and former US sailors were
Gh0s7 told us that he discovered a vulnerability in their server that allowed him to get the main database file, which includes sensitive information such user data, passport details, and other personal information that was exposed in the breach.
The Australian Federal Police stated the men , whose aged 18 and 40, meet each other online and targeted the government organizations from two countries in the Pacific region including a large Internet service provider NetSpeed, ACT Long Service Leave
Hillary Clinton’s campaign is being urged by a number of top computer scientists to call for a recount of vote totals in Wisconsin, Michigan and Pennsylvania, according to a source with knowledge of the request.
The computer scientists believe they
The Kremlin’s state computer networks holding sensitive government data “can’t be hacked” because they are not connected to the internet, a Russian internet security official has said.
Sergei Plugotarenko, director of the Russian Association for Electronic Communications (RAEC), a major
A hacking attack on the Canadian Forces recruiting website has prompted the federal government to do an examination of its various systems across the board.
Individuals going to the Canadian military site, forces.ca, to get recruiting information were instead redirected
It has happened again. Some 412 million emails and passwords have been stolen from a family of adult websites geared toward hooking up and peeping porn.
Much like the Ashley Madison breach in August of 2015, the penetration into the
VIRTUALLY EVER BIG tech company offers cash rewards to hackers who find vulnerabilities in their software. Not to be left out, this year the Pentagon announced its first bug bounty to try to expand how the government defends its systems.
On the day following a historic presidential election, American think tanks are being targeted by a Russian spearphishing campaign with emails claiming to be about Tuesday’s vote.
The victims, citing cybersecurity specialists they consult with, say attacker is COZY BEAR,
As a big fan of transparency and citizen empowerment I had initial enthusiasm about Wikileaks, the government-embarrassing leak website run by Julian Assange. Not only did the documents they leaked highlight government abuses like the war crimes committed during the
Speculation that Russia could influence elections in a foreign country is spreading across the Atlantic, with German Chancellor Angela Merkel claiming that Moscow could try to impact Germany’s general elections next year through cyberattacks.
Accusations of Russian involvement in the
Two hackers allegedly from the Netherlands claimed to have broken into seven Indian High Commission websites, publishing online the login details, passwords and database containing names, passport numbers, email-IDs and phone numbers of people of Indian origin, media reported on
Russia expects Washington to provide an explanation after a report claimed that Pentagon cyber-offensive specialists have hacked into Russia’s power grids, telecommunications networks, and the Kremlin’s command systems for a possible sabotage.
“If no official reaction from the American administration
Hackers Use Mirai Botnet 14 To Shut Down The Internet Of An Entire Country
Experts have been arguing about how hackers are conspiring to bring down the entire Internet infrastructure and plunge the world into ‘cyber darkness.’ Such a scenario
The Government today suffered a further defeat in the Lords over the
awarding of costs against newspapers and media organisations in
Ministers were first defeated earlier this month when peers complained
that a key part of the Leveson
The Shadow Brokers have returned and are trying to spook the U.S. government this Halloween. The hackers, who’d previously claimed to have leaked a portion of the National Security Agency’s digital arsenal, today published files that experts believe show which