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Chinese government denies it played a role in Apple iCloud attacks

Oct 21, 2014 7:30 pm

The Chinese government has not surprisingly denied any involvement in reported Apple iCloud attacks

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Chinese government likely behind iCloud attacks to compromise users

Oct 21, 2014 12:30 am

The Chinese government is reportedly compromising Chinese Apple iCloud users, with attacks launching on the same day as iPhone 6, 6 Plus availability

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Hackers targeting free software, shaking confidence among consumers

Oct 20, 2014 9:30 pm

Security experts warn that free and open source software, which remains under attack by cybercriminals, has shaken confidence in a popular software segment

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Russian hackers made billions of dollars over the past 12 months

Oct 17, 2014 10:40 pm

Russian hackers have generated almost $2.5 billion in the past 12 months, in large part because of the Target breach in late 2013

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FBI blames China for cyberattacks, while warning U.S. businesses

Oct 16, 2014 12:30 pm

The FBI is warning U.S. companies about potential new cyberattacks, and isn't keen on Beijing supporting state-sponsored cybercrime

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Europol: Just 100 cybercrime kingpins worldwide, as threats increase

Oct 15, 2014 2:30 pm

There are believed to be around 100 cybercriminal kingpins in the world, with many of them in Russian-speaking regions, according to Europol

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JPMorgan Chase wants more cooperation to defend against cyberattacks

Oct 15, 2014 12:30 pm

JPMorgan Chase spends millions of dollars per year to defend against cyberattacks, and wants better cooperation among companies, banks, and law enforcement

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Russian cybercriminals hit NATO, Ukraine, and other targets

Oct 14, 2014 5:22 pm

Russian hackers are attacking NATO, the European Union, Ukraine and private sector companies

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Experian: Fraud, identity theft are problems that need to be addressed

Oct 14, 2014 2:30 pm

Consumers and retailers need to be more aware of online fraud, identity theft, cyber threats - especially the companies holding our personal information

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Hundreds of Dropbox usernames were posted online, Dropbox denies hack

Oct 14, 2014 1:30 pm

Dropbox wasn't directly hacked, but millions of users could still be at risk, reports indicate

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China angry at United States, saying cyberattack figures are inflated

Oct 9, 2014 10:15 pm

Officials in Beijing are angry that the United States reportedly inflates damages related to cyberattacks blamed on China

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Hackers stealing millions from ATMs using the Tyupkin malware

Oct 9, 2014 12:47 am

There were more than 50 ATMs spotted earlier in the year with the Tyupkin malware, and it's spreading to other countries, security researchers warn

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Chinese military wants better cybersecurity, domestic software tech

Oct 8, 2014 7:03 pm

The Chinese military wants to improve its cybersecurity while also ensuring domestic software is developed by Chinese software engineers

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Researchers: Electricity smart meters used in Spain can be hacked

Oct 8, 2014 5:46 pm

Electricity smart meters used in Spain can be hacked, leaving millions of homes at risk, security researchers say

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Jennifer Lawrence says nude celeb hack 'is a sex crime'

Oct 7, 2014 9:23 pm

Actress Jennifer Lawrence is not pleased about stolen photos that were shared online, saying the incident is a sex crime

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FBI director says China is major cybercrime threat to the U.S., allies

Oct 6, 2014 8:00 pm

The Chinese remain the top threat to U.S. critical infrastructure, with sophisticated cyberattacks only causing more problems for companies and citizens

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Russian government won't crackdown on Internet following cyberattacks

Oct 1, 2014 6:46 pm

The Russian government has withstood millions of cyberattacks, but won't impose restrictions against Internet users

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Four hackers charged with targeting U.S. military, Microsoft, others

Sep 30, 2014 8:30 pm

Four members of the "Xbox Underground" have been charged for their illegal hacking behavior, which included targeting the U.S. military and stealing games

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Lizard Squad hacker group targets Call of Duty, Destiny servers

Sep 30, 2014 5:03 pm

The Lizard Squad recently victimized game servers for Destiny and Call of Duty: Ghosts

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'Lizard Squad' hackers take down Destiny, Call of Duty servers

Sep 22, 2014 2:31 am

Hacking group takes down parts of Destiny, and Call of Duty: Ghosts servers

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Home Depot breach tops Target, with almost 60 million cards affected

Sep 20, 2014 6:29 pm

The recent Home Depot breach has led to 56 million potential victims, with stores across the country targeted

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Home Depot cyberattack different than the one that plagued Target

Sep 11, 2014 10:00 pm

Security experts are becoming vocal that it's likely a different cybercriminal group targeted Target and Home Depot, with millions of victims at risk

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U.S. Army reportedly preparing cyber branch to help counter threats

Sep 9, 2014 6:40 pm

The Army Cyber Command capabilities are growing, but there is still a great need for skilled candidates to join the program

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Cybercriminals stealing Apple ID credentials from users via phishing

Sep 9, 2014 4:53 pm

Cybercriminals are trying to victimize Apple ID owners by hitting them with phishing emails asking them to turn over usernames and passwords

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Official: HealthCare.gov website hacked, but no data theft reported

Sep 5, 2014 4:40 pm

Hackers reportedly breached the HealthCare.gov website in July, but no data was stolen in the incident - but major questions remain

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