Flame, which is designed to steal stored files and information about targeted systems, appears to be state-sponsored, Kaspersky Labs says.
As two satellite feeds into Iran were jammed, the news source also experiences a denial-of-service attack. The BBC's director-general believes the Iranian authorities are the culprit.
Senior US government officials, having declared cyber-attacks an 'act of war', were left floundering after a recent Gmail phishing attempt that originated in China.
A cyber attack originating from China is responsible for the theft of classified blueprints for the new ASIO headquarters in Canberra, Four Corners has reported.
The agency was forced to hire a third-party firm and pay it at least $200,000 to determine if any breaches occurred.
Congress hears testimony warning of increasing cyber alliance between state and non-state actors targeting U.S. national interests
Cyber security is a growing problem that threatens the U.S. economy, and FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski says broadband providers can help protect the public.
Some sites back up following discovery of attack, but others remain inaccessible.
New report finds big increase in cyber threats for power, water, and electricity firms, but modest efforts to counter them.
Government and business are under constant cyber attack and must learn to "take the hit," says the director of a new cybersecurity training programme.