Hacking

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Security firms reportedly find evidence to link cybergang with North Korea connections to 'WannaCry' cyber attack

Security firms find evidence linking North Korea to WannaCry cyber attack

Security firms find evidence linking North Korea to WannaCry cyber attack

Kaspersky and Symantec pointed out similarities in code to the North Korea hack of 2014

Monday, May 15, 2017

Monday, May 15, 2017

22-year-old IT expert working with GCHQ to fend off cyberattack

'NHS saviour' fears violent reprisals after being called in by GHCQ

'NHS saviour' fears violent reprisals after being called in by GHCQ

Marcus Hutchins helped to stop the ransomware from spreading further across the globe by accidentally triggering a kill switch

Full scale of NHS cyberattack only known once work resumes, say experts

Full scale of NHS cyberattack only known once work resumes, say experts

Full scale of NHS cyberattack only known once work resumes, say experts

More than 200,000 people around 150 countries were infected by ransomware which heavily affected the NHS

Friday, May 12, 2017

Friday, May 12, 2017

Patients asked not to attend A&E after NHS is hit by cyber attack

Patients asked not to attend A&E after NHS is hit by cyber attack

Patients asked not to attend A&E after NHS is hit by cyber attack

The East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust has cancelled all non-urgent activity

Online attack knocks out major French news websites days after Emmanuel Macron admits campaign was hacked

Online attack knocks out major French news websites days after Emmanuel Macron admits campaign was hacked

Online attack knocks out major French news websites Le Monde and Le Figaro

The DDos attack came mere days after Emmanuel Macron admitted his campaign had been hacked

Friday, March 31, 2017

Friday, March 31, 2017

North Korea has reportedly ordered its hackers to attempt to rob global banks

Kim Jong-un 'has ordered North Korean hackers to rob World Bank, Bank of America'

Kim Jong-un 'has ordered North Korean hackers to rob world's biggest banks'

The World Bank and The Bank of America are reportedly on the list

Monday, March 27, 2017

Monday, March 27, 2017

'If security services can access encrypted messages, hackers can too', says former counter-terrorism officer

WhatsApp terror row: 'If security services can access encrypted messages, hackers can too'

'If security services can access encrypted messages, hackers can too'

Home Secretary Amber Rudd has said intelligence services must be able to access relevant information on encrypted messaging services such as WhatsApp, but some believe this would not be safe

Monday, March 20, 2017

Monday, March 20, 2017

Cyber-jihadi admits terrorism charges after storing data on USBs disguised as cufflinks

British cyber-jihadi who stored data on 'USB cufflinks' admits terror crimes

British cyber-jihadi who stored data on 'USB cufflinks' admits terror crimes

Samata Ullah was arrested last year, after police raided his home in Cardiff discovering 30 USB sticks holding extremist data

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Isis-linked group hacks NHS websites and uploads graphic Syrian war images

Isis hackers attack NHS websites and uploads graphic Syrian war images

Isis hackers attack NHS websites and uploads graphic Syrian war images

A group based in North Africa posted graphic images from the war in Syria to NHS websites, stating that they were retaliating for the West’s aggression in the Middle East

Friday, January 6, 2017

Friday, January 6, 2017

George Galloway calls out Jamie Oliver over claims he’s closing restaurants due to Brexit

George Galloway calls out Jamie Oliver over claims he’s closing restaurants due to Brexit

'Jamie Oliver did not close his latest five restaurants because of Brexit'

George Galloway says it's "part and parcel of an hysteric talking down of Britain and the British economy in the wake of the Brexit vote".

'Hacking is just the modern day version of spying', says Republicans Overseas - unfinished

'Hacking is just the 21st century version of spying' says Trump transition team member

'Hacking is just 21st century spying' says Trump transition team member

Donald Trump will be briefed on allegations that Russia may have interfered with the US Presidential election, even though he has previously expressed doubt over the claims

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

The US said the expulsion of 35 Russian diplomats was prompted by Russian interference in the American presidential elections

George Galloway: Masterful Vladimir Putin humiliated squalid Barack Obama in hacking row

George Galloway: Masterful Putin humiliated squalid Obama in hacking row

Galloway said Obama's multiple foreign policy failures were the real reason for his decision to expel 35 Russian diplomats

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

17-year-old sentenced to 12 month rehabilitation order for the TalkTalk data hack

17-year-old sentenced to 12-month rehabilitation order for TalkTalk data hack

17-year-old sentenced to 12-month rehabilitation order for TalkTalk hack

A 17-year-old who admitted hacking offences linked to a data breach at TalkTalk has been sentenced to a 12-month youth rehabilitation order

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Buzzfeed hacked by OurMine group in response to an article

Buzzfeed hacked by OurMine group in response to Saudi teen article

Buzzfeed hacked by OurMine group in response to Saudi teen article

The website was hacked by OurMine, after they posted an article about a Saudi teenager allegedly involved in the group