29 Results for

global cyber-espionage

Article

Russia linked to cyber espionage across Asia, Europe, US

The country allegedly hacked into corporate networks around the world to try to gain an upperhand in the economic sphere.

By January 22, 2014

Article

Watching the crooks: Researcher monitors cyber-espionage ring

Good guys are keeping an eye on large espionage and botnet campaigns that are stealing corporate secrets from government and private industry and money from peoples' bank accounts.

By July 25, 2012

Article

Global cyber-espionage operation uncovered

Operation Shady RAT--unearthed by McAfee and deemed "historically unprecedented"--has stolen information from scores of public and private organizations in 14 countries.

By August 2, 2011

Article

Symantec uncovers cyber espionage of chemical, defense firms

Attacks against about 50 firms featured e-mails with attachments containing a backdoor.

By October 31, 2011

Article

Report: U.S. vulnerable to Chinese cyber espionage

Congressional commission report says Chinese could conduct cyber warfare so sophisticated that U.S. may unable to respond.

By November 24, 2008

Article

Cyberattacks account for up to $1 trillion in global losses

A new report by McAfee shows that hacking and cybercrime is costing the global economy billions; however, it's not as bad as was previously reported.

By July 22, 2013

Article

Buzz Out Loud 1523: Global cyber cold war imminent? (Podcast)

On today's show, security researchers report that Anonymous and LulzSec are, if anything, just distracting us with their antics while the true threat is a years-long cyberwarfare campaign that's stolen everything from private intellectual property to high-level government secrets. So, that'll probably lead to some reasoned and logical cyber-security discussions, no? No. Also, is the Amazon App Store screwing developers, and are you finally getting what you pay for, broadband-wise?

By August 3, 2011

Article

Of stolen secrets and surveillance (week in review)

Global cyber-espionage effort steals dozens of secrets, while a White House report recommends social networks aid in monitoring extremists. Also: Microsoft and Google square off.

By August 5, 2011

Article

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

Article

Behind US-China cyberspy tensions: The view from Beijing (Q&A)

American tech firms are caught in the cross-fire between China and the US over cyberespionage. International politics specialist Shen Yi says this storm isn't likely to blow over soon.

By June 5, 2014