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A 27-year-old computer hacker pleaded guilty Friday to being part of an international conspiracy to steal account information from major banks in the United States in order to steal money from ATMs all over the world.
U.S. Department of Justice spokesman Marc Raimondi said Friday that the case raises concern and the federal government will continue using all tools to strengthen cybersecurity.
U.S. authorities have charged a Chinese businessman with hacking into the computer systems of U.S. companies with large defense contracts, including Boeing, to steal data on military projects, including some of its latest fighter jets, officials said Friday.
U.S. authorities have charged a Chinese businessman with hacking into the computer systems of U.S. companies with large defense contracts, including Boeing, and stealing data on military projects.
An Albanian hacker who was part of an international cyber-attack conspiracy that stole US$14 million from ATM machines all over the world pleaded guilty in New York to bank fraud.
According to the ID Theft Resource Center, the total number of data breaches in the first half of 2014 - is close to the total number of breaches for all of 2011 .
Russian hacker Roman Seleznev was arrested over the weekend while vacationing with his partner, Anna Otisko, and their daughter.
The oganisers behind ManxLeaks say they are providing a platform to expose 'corruption, collusion or a serious lack of ethics' in Manx life.
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Utilities, industrial manufacturers and energy companies expect cyber-attacks in the next year, but these organizations continue to react to threats, rather than build up security measures, according to the latest Ponemon survey.
A man looks at Tesla Motors' Model S P85 at its showroom in Beijing in January 2014.
As a young boy growing up in the ghettos of SA, I dreamt of being wealthy. But I realised that capitalism defeats its own purpose, writes Matome Letsoalo .
Malware-poisoned handheld inventory scanners from China are stealing information from logistics and shipping firms as well as manufacturing companies around the globe in an attack campaign dubbed "ZombieZero" by the researchers who discovered it.
A cyber-attack on a hedge fund which recently attracted a slew headlines never actually happened, BAE Systems, the firm at the centre of the story, has admitted.
Small and medium-sized businesses may think they're immune to the kinds of attacks that wreaked havoc on Target last year, but they're susceptible to the same nefarious forces - sometimes even more so, as they can lead hackers to a bigger prize.
These gaps allow broad surveillance, Bruce Schneier, a fellow at Harvard University's Berkman Center for Internet and Society, said.
Updated: Sat Jul 12, 2014 02:17 am
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