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Hackers take dead aim at manufacturers as cyber attacks rise globally

Motivations for the attacks are often criminal in nature and include extortion via ransomware and industrial espionage, NTT Security says. OMAHA, Neb. — As the frequency and sophistication of cyber attacks continue to rise globally, manufacturers are found t...

Hackers are threatening the way that hollywood does business

Sony. Netflix. And now, HBO. While the 2014 hacking at Sony Pictures pushed entertainment giants to take computer security more seriously, recent incidents have exposed weaknesses throughout Hollywood’s food chain. Last week, as HBO investigated a cyberatt...

DNC hackers are using leaked NSA tools to spy on hotel guests across Europe

Russian hacking group APT28 is also known as “Fancy Bear” by security researchers —...

U.S. voting machines hacked at Df Con in less than 2 hours

After nearly an hour and a half, hackers successfully cracked into a voting machine at the global De...

Spyware demo shows how spooks hack mobile phones

Intelligence agencies’ secretive techniques for spying on mobile phones are seldom made public...

See how easy is it to hack an ATM

After cash machines were hacked in Thailand and Taiwan in 2016, and the same thing is happening arou...

Cyber sleuth says there is a HUGE demand for password stealing apps from ‘dads, husbands and wives’

THERE has been a surge in the number of nosy parkers who ask IT experts to crack into their loved on...

Facebook ‘password stealer’ websites are scams – will infect your computer or phone with dangerous malware

NOSY parkers who try to access lovers or pals Facebook accounts could end up getting into trouble th...

Hackers’ latest weapon: Cyber Extortion

After years of stealing data for fraud and corporate espionage, hackers increasingly are trying a ne...

Dragonfly 2.0: hacking group infiltrated European and US power facilities

The notorious hacking group that has been in operation since at least 2011 has re-emerged and is sti...