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China steals new Australia spy agency blueprints: report

China steals new Australia spy agency blueprints: report

Chinese hackers have stolen top-secret blueprints to Australia’s new intelligence agency headquarters, a report said Tuesday, but Foreign Minister Bob Carr insisted ties with Beijing would not be hurt. The Australian Broadcasting Corporation said the documents taken in the cyber […]


China, Romania key sources of hacking: report

China and Romania were by far the largest sources of confirmed hacking attempts last year, with China’s mostly from state-controlled sources aimed at data theft, a new report said Tuesday. Verizon’s 2013 Data Breach Investigations report said 30 percent of […]


Papers link top China university to army hacking unit

Papers link top China university to army hacking unit

Researchers at one of China’s top universities collaborated with a Chinese army unit accused of carrying out hacking attacks on the United States, academic papers published online show. The elite Shanghai Jiaotong University conducted network security research with People’s Liberation […]


Hacking incidents ignite fears over China

Hacking incidents ignite fears over China

A string of cyberattacks on major US media outlets like the New York Times has intensified worries over Chinese hackers, who analysts say are probably linked to the secretive Beijing government. The attacks, part of a series of incidents traced […]


Hackers hit UN atomic agency server, post expert details

Hackers hit UN atomic agency server, post expert details

The UN atomic agency said Wednesday that hackers had accessed one of its computer servers and posted the contact details of some of the watchdog’s experts online. International Atomic Energy Agency spokeswoman Gill Tudor said “some contact details” related to […]


Taiwan to step up cyberwar capabilities: report

Taiwan to step up cyberwar capabilities: report

Taiwan plans to beef up its cyberwar capabilities to counter a perceived threat from Chinese hackers targeting government and security websites, local media reported Sunday. Taiwan will expand its cyberwar units next year while scaling back military spending due to […]


Hackers topple Huawei routers

Hackers topple Huawei routers

Hackers at an infamous Def Con gathering on Sunday were shown how to easily slip into computer networks through some routers made by Chinese electronics colossus Huawei Technologies. “For the 20th anniversary of Def Con the gift his China,” Recurity […]


Researchers demonstrate ‘spoofing’ of UAVs

Researchers demonstrate ‘spoofing’ of UAVs

A University of Texas at Austin research team successfully demonstrated for the first time that the GPS signals of an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), or drone, can be commandeered by an outside source – a discovery that could factor heavily […]


Cyberspat Erupts As Iran-Azerbaijan Relations Become Increasingly Strained

Cyberspat Erupts As Iran-Azerbaijan Relations Become Increasingly Strained

BAKU: Iranian-Azerbaijani tensions — which have been escalating for weeks — have apparently erupted into a cyberskirmish that has affected dozens of websites in both countries. Meanwhile, a meeting between Azerbaijani, Iranian, and Turkish foreign ministers scheduled for January 17 […]


 
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