Bangladesh Bank hackers compromised SWIFT software, warning to be issued

Bangladesh Bank hackers compromised SWIFT software, warning to be issued

The attackers who stole $81 million from the Bangladesh centralbank probably hacked into software from the SWIFT financial platform that is at the heart of the global financial system

Hackers helped FBI crack San Bernardino iPhone: Report

Professional hackers discovered at least one software flaw that helpedhe FBI break into an iPhone used by a San Bernardino attacker, the Washington Post reported today.

ISIS hackers target wrong Google, takes down small Indian firm

ISIS hackers target wrong Google, takes down small Indian firm

According to vocative.Com website, CCA had vowed on messaging app Telegram they would attack Google on Monday.

Hackers attack 20 mln accounts on Alibaba's Taobao shopping site

Hackers attack 20 mln accounts on Alibaba's Taobao shopping site

An Alibaba spokesman on Thursday said the company detected the attack in "the first instance", reminded users to change passwords, and worked closely with the police investigation.

Alarming! 30,000 people in India ready to work for ISIS to wage war against their own nation

Alarming! 30,000 people in India ready to work for ISIS to wage war against their own nation

It's alarming that a huge number of people in India are ready to join hands with the terror outfit ISIS.

ISIS willing to pay about Rs 7 lakh per job to hackers from India

ISIS willing to pay about Rs 7 lakh per job to hackers from India

If reports are to be believed, the Islamic State is desperately looking for Indian youths who can hack the governments' data and pass on to the crucial information to them. ISIS handlers are contacting  such youths through Twitter and Facebook. 

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.

BBC's entire network of websites crashes after massive attack by hackers

BBC's entire network of websites crashes after massive attack by hackers

Thousands of users complained on social media after being met an error message, saying there had been an "internal error" on one of the world's busiest news websites.

UK police campaign targets hackers as young as 12

Britain`s National Crime Agency on Tuesday launched a campaign to discourage youngsters from becoming hackers after it found the average age of suspects had plummeted to 17.

Pakistan hackers deface Vizag traffic police website

Suspected hackers from Pakistan have defaced the website of city traffic police.

On China's fringes, cyber spies raise their game

On China's fringes, cyber spies raise their game

Hackers have expanded their attacks to parking malware on popular file-sharing services including Dropbox and Google Drive .

Anonymous hacking network declares war on Islamic State

The "hacktivist" collective vowed vengeance for attacks in Paris on Friday, claimed by IS, that left 129 dead and hundreds injured, some of them critically.

900 hackers arrested in China's online crackdown

China has arrested more than 900 hackers in an online campaign launched in July amid criticism from the US over increasing hacker attacks originating from the Communist country and targeting top American commercial firms.

Four quick tips to protect yourself from cyberattack!

Four quick tips to protect yourself from cyberattack!

ASD provides some basic tips that will safe your digital life and business from getting hacked.

Cyber risk for global nuclear facilities

Cyber risk for global nuclear facilities

Cyber criminals, state-sponsored hackers and terrorists were all increasing their online activity, said a report.

Critical medical devices vulnerable to hacking, warn experts

Critical medical devices vulnerable to hacking, warn experts

Security researchers warned that thousands of critical medical systems, such as MRI machines, are vulnerable to hacking, creating significant health risks for patients.

Shahid Kapoor’s Facebook page was hacked!

Shahid Kapoor’s Facebook page was hacked!

Shahid Kapoor joined the league of celebrities whose social media account was hacked!

5.6 million fingerprints stolen in US personnel data hack: Govt

Hackers who stole security clearance data on millions of Defence Department and other U.S. government employees got away with about 5.6 million fingerprint records, some 4.5 million more than initially reported, the government said on Wednesday.

When two Indian cos paid hackers $10 mn to not reveal secrets!

In one of the first case of cyber crime extortion, two Indian conglomerates were forced to pay hackers $5 million each in order to prevent them from revealing secrets or information that could have implicated the companies in wrongdoing.

Pentagon designing cyber ''scorecard'' to stay ahead of hackers

Pentagon designing cyber ''scorecard'' to stay ahead of hackers

The US Defense Department is building a massive, electronic system to provide an overview of the vulnerabilities of the military`s computer networks, weapons systems, and installations, and help officials prioritize how to fix them, the deputy commander of US Cyber Command said on Thursday.