Hacking


Trump Blames China for Hacking Clinton Emails

President Donald Trump said on Twitter early on Wednesday China hacked the emails of 2016 Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton but did not offer any evidence or further information. “Hillary…

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Microsoft Uncovers More Russian Attacks Ahead of Midterms

Hackers linked to Russia’s government tried to target the websites of two right-wing U.S. think-tanks, suggesting they were broadening their attacks in the build-up to November elections, Microsoft said. The…

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India’s Cosmos Bank Loses $13.5M in Cyberattack

Cybercriminals hacked the systems of India’s Cosmos Bank and siphoned off nearly 944 million rupees ($13.5 million) through simultaneous withdrawals across 28 countries over the weekend, the bank has told…

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12 Russians Charged With U.S. Election Hacking

The Justice Department announced charges Friday against 12 Russian intelligence officers for hacking offenses during the 2016 presidential election. The indictments were announced by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein as…

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IDF Unveils Identity, Data Theft Scam

The IDF in recent months has put a halt to a massive case of identity and data theft executed by Hamas. The data was stolen from IDF soldiers via applications…

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Data Breach Hits Saks Fifth Avenue, Lord & Taylor

A data breach at department-store chains Saks Fifth Avenue, Saks Off Fifth and Lord & Taylor has compromised the personal information of customers who shopped at the stores. The chains’…

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U.S. Charges Nine Iranians in Massive Hacking Scheme

The Trump administration announced criminal charges and sanctions Friday against Iranians accused in a hacking scheme to pilfer sensitive information from hundreds of universities, private companies and American government agencies.…

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Researchers Spot Baby Hacking Threat

A range of consumer devices such as baby monitors, home security and web cameras, doorbells, and thermostats have been found highly vulnerable to hacking, according to cybersecurity researchers at the…

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