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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

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Ukraine blackout is a cyberattack milestone

Hundreds of thousands of homes were left in the dark in what security experts say was a first for hackers with ill intent.

By January 5, 2016

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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

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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

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Obama asks Congress for $19 billion to stop hacks

The White House has submitted a massive budget proposal that shows just how serious the president is about cybersecurity.

By February 9, 2016

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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