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Anonymous hackers plead guilty to 2010 PayPal cyberattack

The hacktivist group claimed responsibility for the attack, which was in retaliation for PayPal's refusal to process payments for WikiLeaks.

By Dec. 8, 2013

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Ukraine under cyberattack as US-Russia tensions rise

According to Ukraine's security service, members of the country's parliament, regardless of party affiliation, are being targeted in the attack.

By Mar. 4, 2014

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Anonymous targets Israel in another cyberattack

The hacktivist collective claims to have caused more than $3 billion in damage in protest against treatment of Palestinians, but officials say the attack has caused minimal disruption.

By Apr. 7, 2013

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South Korea fingers North in June cyberattack

Malicious computer codes and an IP address point to North Korea as the source of the attack, according to South Korea.

By Jul. 16, 2013

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Cyberattack aims at government agencies in Asia, Europe

An e-mail claiming to be from the Chinese Ministry of National Defense actually contains a piece of malware that exploits a hole in Microsoft Office, says Trend Micro.

By Jul. 16, 2013

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South Korea probes 'massive' cyberattack

An online attack by a group called "Whois Team" downed servers at TV broadcasters and banks. Police are investigating the incident amid speculation North Korea may be involved.

By Mar. 20, 2013

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Melbourne IT tells how hacker launched NY Times cyberattack

The newspaper's domain name registrar says that someone took over a reseller account on Melbourne IT's systems to take down the Web site of The New York Times.

By Aug. 27, 2013

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New York Times site down due to possible cyberattack

The New York Times Web site is down for the second time this month, and this time the paper says it's likely from a "malicious external attack."

By Aug. 27, 2013

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U.S. accused of cyberattack on French government

The United States denies it was involved in any attack on the French government, calling it a top ally.

By Nov. 21, 2012

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South Korea traces cyberattack to IP address in China

Servers for banks, TV broadcasters, and an ISP in the country were paralyzed by a massive attack, leading to suspicions that North Korea was responsible.

By Mar. 20, 2013