Seoul says Sony attack bears hallmarks of North Korea

South Korea on Saturday said North Korea had likely carried out a crippling cyber attack on Sony Pictures, which bore all the hallmarks of an onslaught on its own banks and media agencies last year.

US will respond to North Korea-linked hack on Sony: Obama

President Barack Obama on Friday said the United States will respond to the devastating cyberattack on Sony Pictures now that U.S. authorities have linked the strike to the North Korean government.

Sony sees possible North Korea link to hack attack: Report

Sony Pictures Entertainment is looking into whether North Korea may have been behind a major cyberattack on the studio last week, a news website reported.


Apple iOS bug makes most devices vulnerable to attack: Researchers

Cybersecurity researchers have warned that a bug in Apple Inc`s iOS operating system makes most iPhones and iPads vulnerable to cyberattacks by hackers seeking access to sensitive data and control of their devices.

JPMorgan hackers accessed servers but stole no money: Report
JPMorgan hackers accessed servers but stole no money: Report

Hackers accessed dozens of servers at JPMorgan Chase & Co in a cyberattack launched in June, though no money was taken, the New York Times reported on Friday, citing people familiar with the investigation into the case. 

More than half-a-million vote in Hong Kong democracy poll

More than half-a-million people have voted in an unofficial Hong Kong electoral reform poll, organisers said Saturday, in a ballot hit by a massive cyberattack and labelled by Beijing as "illegal".

After cyberattack, eBay recommends password change

US online giant eBay today said cyberattackers broke into its database with customer passwords and other personal data in what could be one of the biggest breaches of its kind.

Mystery surrounds China Internet outage, possible Falun Gong link

The cause of an Internet outage in China that rerouted millions of users to a U.S. website of a company which helps people get around Beijing`s censorship remained a mystery on Wednesday, but experts weighed the possibility of a cyberattack.

Cyber criminals hack smart fridge to send out spam

A fridge was among more than 100,000 devices hacked by cyber criminals to send out spam emails - in what may be the first proven cyberattack on household "smart" appliances, researchers say.

Hackers use connected home appliances to launch global cyberattack

In the age of ` Internet of Things`, connected appliances, including smart televisions and refrigerators, have reportedly helped in launching what is said to be a global cyberattack, a security firm has revealed.

New model helps predict when cyberattacks may happen

US researchers have developed a mathematical model that can predict when a cyber attack may be launched.

Dutchman arrested in Spain for `biggest ever` cyber attack

The 35 year old identified only as SK was arrested in Barcelona and the house where he was staying searched by Spanish police, said a statement.

Cyberattack deprives millions of Dutch of online ID

More than 10 million Dutch citizens were unable to use their official online signature to pay bills and taxes because of a cyberattack, officials said Wednesday.

South Korea ready for more cyberattacks; banks recover

As investigators tried to determine if North Korea was behind shutdown of computers at 6 South Korean banks and media companies, South Korea said it was preparing for possibility of more cyberattacks.

IBM eyes cybersecurity market with new platform

IBM said that its QRadar Security Intelligence Platform allowed it to analyze real-time data feeds from more than 400 different sources.

India-US hacking mystery deepens

A memo triggered a US investigation into a possible cyberattack by Indian military intelligence.

WikiLeaks site comes under attack

The WikiLeaks website crashed in an apparent cyberattack after the accelerated publication of tens of thousands of once-secret State Department cables.

Pentagon: 24,000 files stolen in cyberattack

A foreign intelligence service
stole 24,000 computer files in March from a defence contractor
developing systems for the US military.

Sony Pictures apologises over latest cyberattack features movie trailers and information about films and television.

Hackers claim new Sony cyberattack

Sony said it was investigating the latest alleged breach.