Cyber attacks a growing threat for US financial system

Online attacks by ever-skillful hackers are a growing threat to the stability of the US financial system, according to a report by a top-level government panel released on Tuesday.

China, Indonesia lead sources of online attacks: Study

The United States was the third largest source, but its share dropped to 8.3 percent from 10 percent earlier.

Cyber war manual tells how international law applies to online attacks

Now a new manual describing the rules of cyber war has been published that attempts to codify how international law applies to state-sponsored online attacks.

Cyberwar manual lays down rules for online attacks

A panel of experts is publishing a first-of-its-kind rulebook on cyberwarfare, a manual aimed at applying the venerable practice of international law to the emerging field of military hacking.