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US confirms 'significant and ongoing' cyberattack

US confirms 'significant and ongoing' cyberattack

US government says a "significant" cyberattack affected its networks. A Cyber Unified Coordination Group will coordinate the US response.Elad Benari, 17/12/2020 05:45
Hackers backed by 'foreign government' attack US Treasury

Hackers backed by 'foreign government' attack US Treasury

Sources tell Washington Post that Russian government hackers are responsible for breach of US Treasury.Ben Ariel, 14/12/2020 00:06
Hackers demand Bitcoin payment from Israeli insurance company

Hackers demand Bitcoin payment from Israeli insurance company

Hackers who carried out cyberattack on Shirbit insurance company demand payment of 50 Bitcoin by Thursday morning.Elad Benari, 03/12/2020 02:09
Iranian officials confirm cyberattack on Port Authority

Iranian officials confirm cyberattack on Port Authority

Iranian authorities say cyberattack targeted electronic infrastructure of the country’s ports but failed to affect the process.Elad Benari, Canada, 16/10/2020 22:47
Iran reports cyberattack against two government institutions

Iran reports cyberattack against two government institutions

Iranian media reports “large-scale” cyberattack against ports and banking.Elad Benari, 15/10/2020 04:36
Morocco asks Amnesty for proof it used spyware on journalist

Morocco asks Amnesty for proof it used spyware on journalist

Moroccan PM demands evidence of spyware charge, promises to take 'necessary steps' to clear government if proof is not forthcoming.AFP, 03/07/2020 12:15
Cyberattack disrupts Israel Philharmonic Orchestra’s online gala

Cyberattack disrupts Israel Philharmonic Orchestra’s online gala

Viewers prevented from viewing live virtual gala held by the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra due to cyberattack.Marcy Oster/JTA, 29/06/2020 19:11
'Iran crossed a red line - Israel had to respond'

'Iran crossed a red line - Israel had to respond'

Israeli cyberattack on Iranian port was retaliation for Iranian attack on Israel, Western source says. 'Iran crossed a red line.'David Rosenberg, 19/05/2020 11:44
Report: Israel behind cyberattack on Iranian port

Report: Israel behind cyberattack on Iranian port

US and foreign government officials say May 9 attack on an Iranian port facility appears to have originated with Israel.Ben Ariel, 19/05/2020 02:58
Cabinet holds meeting to discuss Iranian cyber attack on Israel's water infrastructure

Cabinet holds meeting to discuss Iranian cyber attack on Israel's water infrastructure

Iranian cyber attack on Israel's water infrastructure crosses red lines, defies ethical codes, senior officials say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/05/2020 22:06
Report: Iranian cyberattack targeted Israeli water infrastructure

Report: Iranian cyberattack targeted Israeli water infrastructure

Iran reportedly behind a cyberattack launched last month against Israeli water infrastructure through the use of American servers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/05/2020 13:51
Report: US cyberattack hurt Iran's ability to attack tankers

Report: US cyberattack hurt Iran's ability to attack tankers

Secret US cyberattack against Iran in June wiped out critical database used to plot attacks against oil tankers, officials say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/08/2019 02:02
IDF thwarted Iranian attack on Home Front warning system

IDF thwarted Iranian attack on Home Front warning system

In the past year alone, the IDF's cyber defense battalion thwarted some 130 attacks, most by Iran, on military infrastructure and equipment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/02/2019 10:20
Warning: Hamas app targeting Israelis

Warning: Hamas app targeting Israelis

Hamas disseminating spyware in order to take control of Israeli cell phones and spy on them, warns Israeli company.Ido Ben Porat, 10/08/2018 01:04
Researchers find method of hacking network - via office scanner

Researchers find method of hacking network - via office scanner

A simple table scanner can become a 'back door' into a company's computer network, enabling cyber-attacks, new research finds.Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 02/04/2017 10:44
Shady hackers claim responsibility for attack

Shady hackers claim responsibility for attack

“We didn’t do this to attract federal agents, only test power.”Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/11/2016 19:38
Revealed: America's cyber strike plan on Iran

Revealed: America's cyber strike plan on Iran

NYT report uncovers Nitro Zeus cyberattack plan meant to disable Iran if nuclear diplomacy failed, along with Fordo cyber assault.Ari Yashar, 17/02/2016 08:04
Officials Reveal Russia Hacked the Pentagon

Officials Reveal Russia Hacked the Pentagon

Hackers break into 4,000 Joint Chiefs of Staff personnel accounts in the space of a minute, in what is 'clearly work of a state actor.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/08/2015 09:27
Anonymous Takes Down Canadian Website

Anonymous Takes Down Canadian Website

Anonymous group claims cyberattack on Canadian government public website, cites new anti-terror law as the reason.Ben Ariel, 18/06/2015 03:43
Report: Major Iranian Cyberattack Uncovered

Report: Major Iranian Cyberattack Uncovered

Iranian hackers launched attack against 500 targets - 40 of them Israeli.Tova Dvorin, 14/06/2015 14:01
Officials: Largest Cyberattack on US Govt. Ever

Officials: Largest Cyberattack on US Govt. Ever

Personal info of 4 million federal employees hacked; US points the finger at China, which denies the charges.Ari Yashar, 05/06/2015 07:44
ISIS Hackers Infiltrate North Korean Airline Page

ISIS Hackers Infiltrate North Korean Airline Page

Hackers call North Korean leader Kim Jong Un a 'crying pig' in latest cyberattack connected to jihadists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/01/2015 15:11
North Korea's Internet Back Online

North Korea's Internet Back Online

Pyongyang's network back after hours of outage; cause of cyber-blackout still unknown.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/12/2014 08:21
Obama: We May Place North Korea on Terror List

Obama: We May Place North Korea on Terror List

Obama says the United States is considering putting North Korea back on its list of terrorism sponsors following Sony hacking.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/12/2014 02:12
FBI Says North Korea Behind Attack on Sony

FBI Says North Korea Behind Attack on Sony

FBI says North Korea is officially responsible for a cyberattack on Sony Pictures which caused the company to cancel a film on Kim Jong Un.Ben Ariel, Canada, 19/12/2014 20:30
Report: Chinese Army Uses Thousands of Hackers

Report: Chinese Army Uses Thousands of Hackers

China's army controls thousands of hackers, according to a report that traced cyberattacks to an anonymous building in Shanghai., 19/02/2013 18:01