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Sony and the rise of state-sponsored hacking

North Korea has been blamed for one of the most destructive cyberattacks on a company in US history. It's just the latest in a string of hacks sanctioned and funded by governments.

By December 20, 2014

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State-sponsored attackers likely used IE exploit to target Gmail accounts

Active attacks via an IE vulnerability appear linked to at least some of the state-sponsored attacks Google is warning Gmail users about.

By June 13, 2012

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How to protect your Gmail account from state-sponsored hacking

Find out how to fend off state-sponsored hackers (and any hacker for that matter) with these five best practices.

By June 8, 2012

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Google warns Gmail users about state-sponsored email hacking

If Google thinks a government is trying to sneak into your Gmail account -- well, now it'll let you know. And if you think this is another veiled snipe at China, you're not alone.

By June 5, 2012

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Experts say Stuxnet worm could be state-sponsored (podcast)

Symantec and TrendMicro researchers agree that the worm, which some say was designed to attack a nuclear power plant in Iran, was so sophisticated that it was likely "state sponsored."

By September 24, 2010

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Apple calls French law 'state-sponsored piracy'

Company attacks proposal that would force it to make iTunes songs playable on devices competing with the iPod.

By March 22, 2006

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Extra sneaky Hammertoss malware acts just like you on your computer

Security company FireEye says a Russia-sponsored group uses malware that mimics normal computer use while stealing sensitive files.

By July 29, 2015

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Why Flappy Bird was just the start for Vietnam's startup scene

Road Trip 2015: The first in a two-part series on Vietnam's startup scene and how the government is trying to rev up investment and interest in businesses that hope to be the next viral hit.

By July 26, 2015

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Facebook, Kaspersky tag team in social network malware crackdown

The companies are working together to keep users safe from phishing campaigns, data theft and malware infection.

By June 26, 2015

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Spotify closes in on $8.4 billion valuation with latest deal

The privately held music streaming service is said to be courting Goldman Sachs and others in a $400 million dollar fundraising round.

By April 11, 2015