According to a report by cyber security firm FireEye, a North Korean hacking group, called Reaper, has grown to become a global threat, capable of targeting a variety of sectors.
City Union Bank CEO N Kamikodi has said that hackers who tried to steal $2 million from the bank used tactics similar to those that led to a $81 million theft from Bangladesh’s central bank.
The Russian central bank has claimed that hackers have stolen 339.5 million roubels last year, through the SWIFT payments messaging system.
As much as cryptiocurrencies are considered a risk as the rapidly changing values across exchanges have shown, they are also a cyber threat. This is why it is an increasingly popular target of hackers.
Russian hackers have struck before the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang. The email leak of IOC employees is in retailation to an IOC ban, which prohibits Russian athletes from participating.
New investigations claim that North Korea has been hacking systems for cryptocurrency, given that international sanctions have tightened over cash and oil supplies.
The Associated Press found that Lobkov was targeted by the hacking group known as Fancy Bear in March 2015, nine months before his messages were leaked.
Russian government-backed hackers stole highly classified US cyber secrets in 2015 from the National Security Agency after a contractor put information on his home computer, two newspapers reported on Thursday.
Plugging your smartphone to public charging stations or computers using USB cables can make your device vulnerable to hackers.
According to global digital security firm Gemalto’s ‘Breach Level Index’, identity theft and unauthorised access to financial data were the leading type of data breaches.
Hackers, most likely from China, have been spying on governments and businesses in Southeast Asia and India uninterrupted for a decade, says a report by FireEye.
Researchers proposed four two-step authentication schemes that could help strength password security.
The cyber security company has identified 4.6 million pieces of gaming focused malware.
‘Most people continue to use default passwords like ‘1234’ or ‘0000’,which is easy to guess.’
In a cyber defacement attack,some websites were hacked by Pakistan-based hackers.