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UK Internet provider TalkTalk hit by 'significant, sustained cyberattack'

This is the second breach at the company in the last 12 months. TalkTalk acknowledges that some of its data wasn't protected by encryption.

By October 23, 2015


Islamic State militants will aim to kill via cyberattacks, says UK chancellor

The future direction of cybersecurity investment and legislation is a high priority for politicians in the wake of the Paris terror attacks.

By November 17, 2015


Third man arrested over TalkTalk hack as Vodafone reveals cyberattack of its own

Vodafone is the second British telecommunications company in two weeks to be on the receiving end of a serious hack.

By November 2, 2015


Dell to fix flaw of its own making that puts its computers at risk

The company acknowledges it recently sold PCs loaded with a form of identification that could make them vulnerable to cyberattack.

By November 24, 2015


South Korea's government hit with 114,000 cyberattacks in 5 years

Almost none of the attacks showed a North Korean IP address, although it's not difficult for hackers to hide their origin.

By September 20, 2015


Intel enlists 'top security talent' to eradicate smart-car cyberattacks

Can Intel's review board help automakers improve future vehicle defense against cyberattacks?

By September 14, 2015


China 'leading suspect' in US cyberattack, says intelligence chief

If China is the culprit, as intelligence chief James Clapper asserts, the US faces the thorny issue of how to respond.

By June 26, 2015


Cyberattack on Penn State exposes passwords of 18K people

The university's president apologizes for a "sophisticated" security breach that it says involved an attack launched from China.

By May 15, 2015


US will use cyberattacks to defend against threats -- report

The Defense Department is expected to announce a modification to the nation's strategy that will result in the use of cyberattacks as a defense tactic.

By April 23, 2015


Thousands could launch Sony-style cyberattack, says ex-hacker

Ninety percent of companies are vulnerable to a crippling hack, experts tell "60 Minutes."

By April 12, 2015