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Apple pulls police app

Apple removed an app Hong Kong protesters used to track police movements from its app store, saying it violated rules because it was used...

Facebook accounts in four countries removed

Facebook removed hundreds of pages, groups and accounts on its platforms for “co-ordinated inauthentic behaviour” linked to operations in Indonesia, the United Arab Emirates,...

Rheinmetall share price drops after malware attack

German arms and car parts maker Rheinmetall was hit by a malware attack affecting production at sites in the United States, Mexico and Brazil,...

Congo mine goes digital in fight against conflict minerals

In a small shack overlooking muddy pits hewn out of eastern Congo’s rolling green hills, a government official puts a barcoded tag on a...

Chinese Uighur hackers also went after Tibetans

Chinese hackers who used a previously unknown iPhone security flaw to target ethnic minority Uighurs also went after Tibetans in exile, according to a...

Once hacked, twice shy: auto supplier fights cyber carjackers

When researchers remotely hacked a Jeep Cherokee in 2015, slowing it to a crawl on a US highway, the portal the hackers used was...

Airbus hit by cyberattack

A series of cyberattacks on Airbus over the past few months were conducted via the computer systems of the aerospace group’s suppliers and contractors...

China behind Australia parliament hack

Australian intelligence determined China was responsible for a cyber-attack on its national parliament and three largest political parties before the May general election, five...

Sanctions for North Korean hacking groups

The US Treasury announced sanctions on three North Korean hacking groups it said were involved in “WannaCry” ransomware attacks and hacking international banks and...

US flags Huawei security concerns

The United States raised concerns with Gulf allies over a possible security risk in Huawei technology for their 5G mobile infrastructure US officials said. ...

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Check before you speak, Minister!

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South African Defence and Military Veterans Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula needs to verify her facts before she speaks, or risk further embarrassment to the South...