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Tuesday, August 03, 2021



Humorous hackers hit Iran's railroad system in cyberattack

July 10, 2021 9:03 am

The hackers behind the strike were apparently trying to be funny, urging passengers to call for information, listing the phone number of the office of the country’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.

Kaseya, a software provider, investigates potential cyberattack

July 03, 2021 12:08 pm

The company urged customers that use its systems management platform, called VSA, to immediately shut down their servers to avoid the possibility of being compromised by attackers.

Microsoft Office patches 4 critical flaws: Here's why you should update now

June 09, 2021 7:26 pm

Cybersecurity firm Check Point Research has urged Microsoft Office users to update their software immediately to fix four security flaws.

US says ransomware attack on meatpacker JBS likely from Russia; cattle slaughter resuming

June 02, 2021 8:43 am

JBS, the world's largest meatpacker, said on Tuesday night it had made "significant progress in resolving the cyberattack."

New Zealand health systems hackers release patient details to the media

May 26, 2021 9:13 am

Authorities would not comment on whether the cyber attackers had put forward any demands.

Massive cyberattack leaks credit card details, passport info of Air India passengers

May 21, 2021 11:09 pm

Data of 4.5 million passengers — which includes Air India’s passengers — across the world has been “affected” due to the cyberattack on SITA, a statement by the airline said.

Cyber attack: BJP raises doubts, PCMC tells Tech Mahindra to submit probe report in 3 days

March 21, 2021 11:00 pm

According to the complaint lodged by Tech Mahindra, which manages the smart city project, servers of Chinchwad Smart City Project fell victim to a ransomware attack on February 26.

Maharashtra minister suggests foreign hack in Mumbai outage

March 02, 2021 7:25 am

US firm says blackout a China message; Centre confirms alert, says no data loss

India second in list of countries facing cyberattacks in Asia-Pacific in 2020: IBM Security Report

February 25, 2021 8:45 am

Globally, Europe was the most affected continent with over 31 per cent attacks accounted for, majorly ransomware attacks.

NZ central bank says cyberattack resulted in 'significant data breach'

January 15, 2021 9:36 am

The breach comes just months after New Zealand’s stock exchange operator was targeted in a series of distributed denial of service attacks that overwhelmed its website, preventing trading for several days.