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Massive targeted cyber-attack in Middle East uncovered

Flame, which is designed to steal stored files and information about targeted systems, appears to be state-sponsored, Kaspersky Labs says.

By May 28, 2012

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Iran may have committed cyber-attack on BBC

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.

By March 14, 2012

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Chinese hackers breach US officials' Gmail in 'act of war' cyber-attack

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.

By June 2, 2011

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Chinese hackers blamed for ASIO cyber attack

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.

By May 27, 2013

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SEC staffers leave computers open to cyber attack, report says

The agency was forced to hire a third-party firm and pay it at least $200,000 to determine if any breaches occurred.

By November 9, 2012

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House hearing: U.S. now under cyber attack

Congress hears testimony warning of increasing cyber alliance between state and non-state actors targeting U.S. national interests

By April 24, 2012

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FCC chairman calls on ISPs to help fight cyber attacks

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.

By February 22, 2012

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Adidas shuts down sites after cyber attack

Some sites back up following discovery of attack, but others remain inaccessible.

By November 7, 2011

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Cyber attacks rise at critical infrastructure firms

New report finds big increase in cyber threats for power, water, and electricity firms, but modest efforts to counter them.

By April 18, 2011

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New UK cybersecurity training scheme prepares for hackers

Government and business are under constant cyber attack and must learn to "take the hit," says the director of a new cybersecurity training programme.

By June 24, 2014