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NATO sees sharp rise in state-backed cyber attacks: Stoltenberg

NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg on Thursday said the alliance is coming under an increasing number of state-sponsored cyber attacks as he called on the bloc to boost its online defence capabilities.

Congress begins Russia hacking probe, Trump defends comments on US intelligence

Top US intelligence officials will testify in Congress on Thursday on Russia`s alleged cyber attacks during the 2016 election, as President-elect Donald Trump described himself as a "big fan" of intelligence agencies despite casting doubt on their findings that Moscow orchestrated the hacks.

CIA says Russia interfered in US election to help Donald Trump win White House: Report

CIA says Russia interfered in US election to help Donald Trump win White House: Report

US President-elect Donald Trump has rejected the intelligence community`s conclusion of Russian involvement.

North Korea hacks South Korea's hi-tech cyber command

North Korea hacks South Korea's hi-tech cyber command

Interestingly, South Korea had set up the cyber command in 2010 to prevent and counter cyber attacks on its military.

DNA: Analysis of cross border cyber attack on Indian online accounts

Analysis of cross border cyber attack on Indian online accounts. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Germany`s spy chief warns Russian cyberattacks could hit polls

Germany`s spy chief warns Russian cyberattacks could hit polls

Meanwhile, hackers brought down or partially disrupted internet services for around 900,000 of Deutsche Telekom clients on Sunday.
 

Russia claims cyber attack plan uncovered

The Russian secret service on Saturday said it uncovered a planned cyber attack against some two dozen government and military organisations.

South Korea says North hacked online shopping site

South Korea said on Thursday it suspected North Korea of hacking a South Korean online shopping site and stealing personal records of more than 10 million shoppers in what appeared to be the latest case of a cyber attack by the isolated state.

Qatar National Bank says its systems were "fully secure" following cyber attack

Qatar National Bank says its systems were "fully secure" following cyber attack

Qatar National Bank said on Sunday that its systems were "fully secure" following a cyber attack which potentially exposed the names and passwords of tens of thousands of customers.

Indian defence sites main target of Pak-based cyber attackers

Indian defence sites main target of Pak-based cyber attackers

A cyber threat operation in which malware 'Seedoor' was used has been targeting in India since at least 2013, FireEye said in a report.

Bangladesh central bank governor quits over $81 mn heist

Bangladesh central bank governor quits over $81 mn heist

Bangladesh`s central bank governor Atiur Rahman resigned on Tuesday, after hackers stole $81 million from the nation`s foreign reserves in an audacious cyber-heist that has hugely embarrassed the government.

Pakistani hacker 'Kashmiri Cheetah' attacks AIIMS website, says all govt sites on hit-list

Pakistani hacker 'Kashmiri Cheetah' attacks AIIMS website, says all govt sites on hit-list

In yet another cyber attack, the official website of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Raipur, was hacked on Saturday.

How a spelling mistake helped stop a $1 billion bank heist

How a spelling mistake helped stop a $1 billion bank heist

Unknown hackers still managed to get away with about $80 million, one of the largest known bank thefts in history.

NSA chief worries about cyber attack on US infrastructure

US National Security Agency chief Michael Rogers warned Tuesday that hackers will inevitably mount a cyber attack against US infrastructure.

80,000 people notified by University of California of cyber attack

80,000 people notified by University of California of cyber attack

The University of California Berkeley has notified 80,000 people of a possible cyber attack on a system that storessocial security and bank account numbers.

Nissan shuts websites after anti-whaling cyber attack

Carmaker Nissan Wednesday shut down its global websites after a cyberattack that may have been motivated by anger over Japan's controversial whale and dolphin hunts.

Hackers used malware to confuse utility in Ukraine outage: Report

Hackers likely caused a Dec. 23 electricity outage in Ukraine by remotely switching breakers to cut power, after installing malware to prevent technicians from detecting the attack, according to a report analysing how the incident unfolded.

4 innovative steps that will make your online banking transactions more secure

4 innovative steps that will make your online banking transactions more secure

The GOTPass uses images and a one-time numerical code.

Twitter warns some users of possible state-sponsored cyber attack

Twitter warns some users of possible state-sponsored cyber attack

Motherboard, a tech news site, and the Financial Times earlier reported on Twitter`s warning.

Japanese PM's website under possible cyber attack

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe`s official website has been inaccessible since early Thursday morning indicating a possible cyber attack, officials said.