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US prosecutors indict two Iranians over alleged hacking spree

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US prosecutors on Wednesday announced two Iranians had been indicted on allegations they were hackers connected with a string of cyber intrusions at US...

Russian hackers targeted Biden campaign firm – claim

Microsoft identified a suspected hacking group that targeted a firm working with Democrat Joe Biden as the same Russian-backed unit blamed by the US...

Twitter confirms account of India PM Modi’s personal website hacked

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Twitter confirmed on Thursday that an account of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s personal website was hacked with a series of tweets asking its...

Hackers test defenses of Trump campaign websites ahead of US election, security staff warn

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Hackers have stepped up efforts to knock Trump campaign and business websites offline ahead of the US election, in what a security firm working...

Norway’s parliament says it was hit by ‘significant’ cyber attack

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The Norwegian parliament suffered a cyber attack during the past week and the e-mail accounts of several elected members as well as employees were...

Australia to embed intelligence officers within some private companies – cyber chief

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Australia will embed intelligence officers in some private companies, the head of the country’s chief cyber intelligence agency said on Tuesday, as Canberra seeks...

Musk confirms Tesla Nevada factory was target of ‘serious’ cyber attack

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Elon Musk said on Thursday that Tesla Inc’s factory in Nevada was a target of a “serious” cyber security attack, confirming a media report...

North Korean hackers ramp up bank heists: US government cyber alert

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North Korean hackers are tapping into banks around the globe to make fraudulent money transfers and cause ATMs to spit out cash, the US...

New Zealand’s stock exchange hit by second cyber attack

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Trading on New Zealand’s stock exchange was halted for several hours on Wednesday after what appeared to be a second offshore cyber attack in...

South African fraudster tricks credit bureau Experian into handing over data

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The South African arm of credit bureau Experian is investigating a data breach that saw it hand over information to a suspected fraudster, it...

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Question for Public Works and Infrastructure Minister uses defenceWeb information

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Public Works and Infrastructure Minister Patricia de Lille’s R37 million Beit Bridge fence upgrade as part of government efforts to prevent the spread of...