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Cybersecurity experts unite to fight coronavirus hacking

A 400-strong international group of volunteers with expertise in cybersecurity was formed to fight hacking related to the novel coronavirus. Called the COVID-19 CTI League,...

Hackers target WHO

Elite hackers tried to break into the World Health Organisation earlier this month, sources told Reuters, part of what a senior agency official said...

Working from home could open doors for hackers

As people disperse to homes to work and study because of the coronavirus pandemic, with laptops and company data, cyber security experts say hackers...

Who defends the web?

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Throughout history, technological advances and new discoveries have led to military reorganization. Eight years after the first flight, planes flew in combat in World...

U.S. charges two Chinese nationals with helping North Korea steal millions in cryptocurrency

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The U.S. Justice Department charged two Chinese nationals with laundering more than $100 million in cryptocurrency on behalf of North Korea, in court filings...

Smart cameras and baby monitors vulnerable to hackers, warns UK cyber security agency

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Baby monitors and wireless cameras risk being hacked by cyber criminals unless people take security measures to protect themselves, British security experts warned on...

CIA accused of 11 year hacking campaign

Chinese antivirus firm Qihoo 360 said CIA hackers spent over a decade breaking into the Chinese airline industry and other targets, a blunt allegation...

Russia blamed for Georgia cyberattacks

Britain blamed Russia for cyberattacks on Georgia, including a major assault that knocked out thousands of state, private and media websites. Britain’s National Cyber...

Cyberattacks could harm New Zealand economy

New Zealand’s central bank said cyberattacks could wipe off two to three percent of the banking and insurance industries’ profits each year, highlighting the...

Cyberattack on Mexican economy ministry

Mexico’s economy ministry detected a cyberattack on some servers but did not consider sensitive information to have been compromised and beefed up safety measures,...

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Coronavirus shows why the SANDF needs to be adequately funded

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The deployment of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) to help fight the COVID-19 novel coronavirus yet again demonstrates the need for a...