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Russian hackers stole US cyber secrets from NSA — report

Russian hackers stole US cyber secrets from NSA — report.....»»

Category: newsSource: manilainformer manilainformerOct 5th, 2017

Cyberattack against German government ongoing

BERLIN, Germany – A cyberattack targeting Germany's government IT network is "ongoing," the parliamentary committee on intelligence issues said Thursday, March 1, without confirming a media report that Russian hackers were behind the assault. "It is a real cyberattack on part of the government system. It's an ongoing process, an ongoing ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 1st, 2018

Russian hackers who stole 160 million credit card numbers sentenced

NEW YORK, USA – A US judge sentenced a pair of Russians who led a massive hacking and data breach scheme to lengthy criminal sentences, the US Department of Justice announced Thursday. Vladimir Drinkman, 37, was sentenced to 12 years in prison, while Dmitriy Smilianets, was sentenced to over four ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 16th, 2018

Hackers stole $6 million in attack on SWIFT system, Russian central bank says

Unknown hackers stole $6 million in an attack on the SWIFT international payments messaging system in Russia last year, the Russian central bank said on Friday......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsFeb 16th, 2018

Bangladesh central bank, RCBC gird for legal fight

DHAKA/MANILA — Bangladesh’s central bank and Rizal Commercial Banking Corp. (RCBC) late on Wednesday said they were prepared to do legal battle over their purported roles in one of the world’s biggest cyber heists two years ago. Unidentified hackers stole $81 million from Bangladesh Bank’s account at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York in […] The post Bangladesh central bank, RCBC gird for legal fight appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsFeb 8th, 2018

Russian hackers hunt hi-tech secrets, exploiting US weakness

WASHINGTON — Russian cyberspies pursuing the secrets of military drones and other sensitive US defense technology tricked key contract workers into exposing.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 7th, 2018

Dutch spies watched as Russians hacked U.S. Democrats – report

THE HAGUE, Netherlands – Dutch intelligence services have provided "crucial evidence" to US counterparts about Russian meddling in the 2016 elections, Dutch media reported Friday, January 26. After penetrating the network of Russian hackers known as Cozy Bear, the Dutch agents alerted US spy chiefs as they watched the Russians ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 26th, 2018

Cybersecurity firm: US Senate in Russian hackers’ crosshairs

PARIS --- The same Russian government-aligned hackers who penetrated the Democratic Party have spent the past few months laying the groundwork for an espionage campaign against the U.S. Senate, a cybersecurity firm said in a report Friday. The revelation suggests the group often nicknamed Fancy Bear, whose hacking campaign scrambled the 2016 U.S. electoral contest, is still busy trying to gather the emails of America's political elite. "They're still very active --- in making preparations at least --- to influence public opinion again," said Feike Hacquebord, a security researcher at Trend Micro Inc. who authoered the report. "They are looking for information they might leak la...Keep on reading: Cybersecurity firm: US Senate in Russian hackers’ crosshairs.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 13th, 2018

Hackers could get even nastier in 2018 – researchers

WASHINGTON, DC, USA – After a year marked by devastating cyber attacks and breaches, online attackers are expected to become even more destructive in 2018, security researchers said Wednesday, November 29. A report by the security firm McAfee said the ransomware outbreaks of 2017 offer just a taste of what's to come ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 29th, 2017

Russian hackers' 'fake news' behind Qatar crisis – report

Russian hackers' 'fake news' behind Qatar crisis – report.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 7th, 2017

Leaked intel report shows Russian hackers probed U.S. voting systems

Leaked intel report shows Russian hackers probed U.S. voting systems.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 6th, 2017

Report: Russian hackers probed US voting systems

Report: Russian hackers probed US voting systems.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJun 6th, 2017

The World: Leaked intel report shows Russian hackers probed US voting systems

WASHINGTON -- A top secret US report showing that hackers from Russian military intelligence tried repeatedly to break into US voting systems before last year's presidential election raised new alarms Monday about the extent of Moscow's meddling......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJun 6th, 2017

Leaked intel report shows Russian hackers probed US voting systems

Leaked intel report shows Russian hackers probed US voting systems.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJun 6th, 2017

Russian hackers penetrated U.S. electricity grid – report

Russian hackers penetrated U.S. electricity grid – report.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 31st, 2016

Russian hackers penetrated US electricity grid – report

Russian hackers penetrated US electricity grid – report.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsDec 31st, 2016

PH banks tougher against cybercrime, group says

Published: 3:37 p.m., April 1, 2018 | Updated: 12:04 a.m., April 2, 2018 The computer systems of the Philippines' largest banks are secure enough to deter any new attempts to use the local financial system as a transit and laundering point for illicit funds, thanks to lessons learned from the Bangladesh cyberheist two years ago. This was said by the head of the Bankers Association of the Philippines' (BAP) cybersecurity committee in the wake of last week's attempt by still unknown hackers to steal funds from the Malaysian central bank through the SWIFT bank messaging system --- the same vulnerability exploited by cyber thieves to steal $81 million from the Bangladesh Bank in 2016. ...Keep on reading: PH banks tougher against cybercrime, group says.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 1st, 2018

Philippine banks on alert after cyber attack at Malaysia central bank

MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine central bank has sounded an alert to local financial institutions following a cyber attack at the Malaysian central bank, in which hackers sought to steal money using fraudulent wire transfers, its governor said on Saturday. Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has said no funds were lost in the incident, which it […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsApr 1st, 2018

Duterte congratulates Putin on reelection

PHILIPPINE President Rodrigo R. Duterte has congratulated Russian President Vladimir Putin on the heels of his “fresh mandate to lead the Russian people,” the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said in a statement on Monday. A report by Reuters said Mr. Putin “basked in a landslide re-election victory on Monday, after extending his rule over […] The post Duterte congratulates Putin on reelection appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMar 19th, 2018

‘Chinese hackers targeting US firms connected to South China Sea’

MANILA, Philippines — A suspected Chinese cyber espionage group has been targeting American companies that have involvement in the South China Sea, according.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 19th, 2018

Researchers find ‘critical’ security flaws in AMD chips

WASHINGTON, United States --- Security researchers said Tuesday they discovered flaws in chips made by Advanced Micro Devices that could allow hackers to take over computers and networks. Israeli-based security firm CTS Labs published its research showing "multiple critical security vulnerabilities and exploitable manufacturer backdoors" in AMD chips. CTS itemized 13 flaws, saying they "have the potential to put organizations at significantly increased risk of cyberattacks." The report comes weeks after Intel disclosed similar hardware-based flaws dubbed Meltdown and Spectre, sparking widespread computer security concerns and a congressional inquiry. CTS said the newly di...Keep on reading: Researchers find ‘critical’ security flaws in AMD chips.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 14th, 2018