Incidents  

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  • By Gabriela Vatu
  • February 6th, 2017
Polish Banks Hacked via Malware Coming from Financial Regulator

Polish Banks Hacked via Malware Coming from Financial Regulator

It is unclear who the hackers are or where they come from

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  • By Gabriela Vatu
  • February 3rd, 2017
Australian Particle Accelerator Hacked, Passwords & Email Addresses Stolen

Australian Particle Accelerator Hacked, Passwords & Email Addresses Stolen

The Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organization was hacked last Friday, but members were only just informed

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  • By Gabriela Vatu
  • January 30th, 2017
Hotel Pays Hackers After Guests Get Locked Out of Their Rooms

Hotel Pays Hackers After Guests Get Locked Out of Their Rooms

This was the third time the Austrian hotel was targeted

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  • By Gabriela Vatu
  • January 25th, 2017
Kaspersky Lab Manager Arrested in Russia, Accused of Treason

Kaspersky Lab Manager Arrested in Russia, Accused of Treason

Ruslan Stoyanov was arrested in December

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  • By Catalin Cimpanu
  • October 27th, 2016
Payments Firm Suspects Fraud, Tells Banks to Block & Replace over 100,000 Cards

Payments Firm Suspects Fraud, Tells Banks to Block & Replace over 100,000 Cards

After India, Danish users hit by payment card breach

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  • By Catalin Cimpanu
  • October 27th, 2016
Botnet of 100,000 IoT Devices Behind Dyn DDoS Attack

Botnet of 100,000 IoT Devices Behind Dyn DDoS Attack

Much smaller botnet than the one used against Krebs

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  • By Catalin Cimpanu
  • October 26th, 2016
Singapore Telco Blames Recent DDoS Attacks on Compromised IoT Devices

Singapore Telco Blames Recent DDoS Attacks on Compromised IoT Devices

DDoS attacks targeted Singapore's StarHub ISP

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  • By Catalin Cimpanu
  • October 25th, 2016
Spear-Phishing Incident Causes Havoc at San Francisco Exploratorium Museum

Spear-Phishing Incident Causes Havoc at San Francisco Exploratorium Museum

As usual, a grammar mistake exposes phishing attack

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  • By Catalin Cimpanu
  • October 23rd, 2016
Dyn: DDoS Attack Powered Mainly by Mirai Botnet

Dyn: DDoS Attack Powered Mainly by Mirai Botnet

Investigators pin Dyn DDoS attack on Mirai

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  • By Catalin Cimpanu
  • October 21st, 2016
Comodo Disables Faulty OCR That Sent Certificates to the Wrong Persons

Comodo Disables Faulty OCR That Sent Certificates to the Wrong Persons

Comodo disabled faulty component back in September

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  • By Catalin Cimpanu
  • October 21st, 2016
Big Chunk of the Internet Goes Down After DDoS Attack Hits Major DNS Provider

Big Chunk of the Internet Goes Down After DDoS Attack Hits Major DNS Provider

Dyn DNS provider suffers major DDoS attack

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  • By Catalin Cimpanu
  • October 20th, 2016
Attack on Indian Banks Is Worse than Initially Estimated, 3.2M Cards Affected

Attack on Indian Banks Is Worse than Initially Estimated, 3.2M Cards Affected

Bankocalypse hits India as malware infection affects millions of customers from several high-profile banks

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  • By Catalin Cimpanu
  • October 19th, 2016
Hacker Infiltrates the Network of Axis Bank

Hacker Infiltrates the Network of Axis Bank

Intrusion detected before hacker manages to steal any funds

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  • By Catalin Cimpanu
  • October 19th, 2016
Indian Bank Blocks 600,000 Debit Cards After ATM Malware Incident

Indian Bank Blocks 600,000 Debit Cards After ATM Malware Incident

Biggest credit card replacement in India's history

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  • By Catalin Cimpanu
  • October 17th, 2016
Hackers Steal Research and User Data from Japanese Nuclear Research Lab

Hackers Steal Research and User Data from Japanese Nuclear Research Lab

Spear-phishing and malware at the root of the intrusion

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  • By Catalin Cimpanu
  • October 12th, 2016
Bitcoin Wallet Blockchain.info Recovers from DNS Hijacking Attack

Bitcoin Wallet Blockchain.info Recovers from DNS Hijacking Attack

At the time of writing, everything is back to normal

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  • By Catalin Cimpanu
  • October 10th, 2016
2015 TV5Monde Hack Almost Destroyed TV Station's Infrastructure

2015 TV5Monde Hack Almost Destroyed TV Station's Infrastructure

TV5Monde General Director reveals more details

 
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