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Beta Testing Fascism: How Online Culture Wars Created the Alt-Right

Riga, Latvia: As the United States grapples with the implications of Kremlin interference in American politics, European countries are deploying a variety of bold ...

The Latest: US drugmaker Merck also affected by cyberattack

The Latest on a widespread cyberattack that is affecting companies and government systems (all times local):. 7:10 p.m.. The second-largest drugmaker in the United States is confirming it's been affected by a cyberattack. In a message sent using its ...

All of Donald Trump's Lies

It was never true when the right wing media - talk radio, internet trolls and Fox News - began to spread the story that Barack Obama was not born in the United States and was therefore an illegitimate president.

Elves v trolls: How Europe is working to expose Russian meddling

Riga, Latvia: As the United States grapples with the implications of Kremlin interference in American politics, European countries are deploying a variety of bold ...

Even homeowner associations are targets of hackers looking to profit off cybercrime

There are all sorts of estimates on the costs of cybercrime in the United States, including one by the for-profit Infosec Institute, which pegs it at $100 billion annually, about double the losses incurred from floods, hurricanes and other weather ...

Experts: Understand the 'why' of cyber attacks

The Council on Foreign Relations hosted a panel that discussed the current threats and vulnerabilities to the United States. The panelists used the recent WannaCry ransomware attack, which spread to more than 150 countries and nearly crippled Britain's ...

Hacks, Money and Qatari Crisis: How Gulf States Entangled DC Think Tanks in Their Fight for Influence

Over the weekend, several U.S. news websites were contacted by anonymous hackers who offered to share with them hacked emails from the private account of the United Arab Emirates ambassador to the United States. The UAE, also a petroleum-rich Gulf ...

Ex-journalist pleads guilty in case of threats to Jewish centres in US, Canada

NEW YORK - A former journalist from St. Louis accused of threatening Jewish organizations in the United States and Canada as a way to harass his ex-girlfriend pleaded guilty Tuesday to cyberstalking. “For this, I deeply apologize,” said Juan Thompson ...

MS-13 gains recruits and power in US as teens surge across border

Danny Centeno-Miranda was 16 when he fled El Salvador, coming alone to the United States to find a path away from the violent MS-13 street gang police said he had belonged to years earlier.

United States interested in strengthening cooperation with Belarus against cybercrime

Robert Riley confirmed the interest of the United States in further strengthening of all-round cooperation between Belarusian and U.S.

Bank reps to present program on identify theft in Oakboro

Identity theft continues to be a fastly growing crime in the United States. Experts say the more you learn about it, the less vulnerable you are.

NZDF training for cyber-attacks in the US

Twelve New Zealand Defence Force Personnel are fending off simulated cyber-attacks in the United States as part of training exercises.

NZDF Fends Off Cyber-Attacks in US Exercises

Twelve New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) personnel are using their skills to fend off simulated military cyber-attacks as they take part in training exercises hosted by the United States. Air Commodore Kevin McEvoy, the Acting Commander Joint Forces New ...

Fmr Intercept Reporter Pleads Guilty to Jewish Center Bomb Threats

Juan Thompson, the former journalist who was accused of being behind several bomb threats that targeted Jewish centers in the United States earlier this year, pleaded guilty on Tuesday to cyberstalking and conveying false information. Federal ...

Dover Federal Credit Union to host shred event for identity theft protection

DOVER, DE (June 13, 2017) - Identity theft is one of the fastest growing crimes in the United States of America. As a matter of fact, Delaware is one of the highest reported states in identity theft complaints per capita. With identity theft and ...

Ex-journalist pleads guilty in case of threats to Jewish centres in US, Canada

NEW YORK - A former journalist from St. Louis accused of threatening Jewish organizations in the United States and Canada as a way to harass his ex-girlfriend pleaded guilty Tuesday to cyberstalking. “For this, I deeply apologize,” said Juan Thompson ...

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Cyber extortion gang hits again, striking ABC, clinics across US

Asked earlier how the group would describe itself, the spokesperson said: “We're a leading world-class cyber-terrorism organisation,” using British spelling conventions. “This description was bestowed upon us by various United States LEAs (law ...

Cyber extortion gang strikes again, hitting ABC and clinics across US

Asked earlier how the group would describe itself, the spokesperson said: “We're a leading world-class cyber-terrorism organisation,” using British spelling conventions. “This description was bestowed upon us by various United States LEAs (law ...

Report: Israeli intel from ISIS hack was allegedly leaked by US to Russia

The exposé on current cyber-warfare tactics used by the United States and its allies cited American officials revealing Israel's hand in the recent success in penetrating the hard-to-track cyber tactics utilized by Islamic State and other extremist groups.

Birth control pills recalled due to packaging error

Dog flu cases were confirmed in eight southern states in the United States. Here's a look at what dog owners can do to ensure that their canine friends are safeguarded against the highly contagious disease.

Trump says US is committed to mutual support of NATO allies

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump says the United States is committed to the mutual defense of NATO members, casting aside concerns that his failure to mention the commitment last month weakened the alliance.

President Trump's misleading claims about new mines and 'clean coal'

“The bottom line is that the Paris accord is very unfair at the highest level to the United States. Further, while the current agreement effectively blocks the development of clean coal in America, which it does.

Talking with Comey, Trump focused on himself, not Russian hacks

A deadly serious conclusion can be drawn from former FBI Director James Comey's testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee: Donald Trump cares more about himself than about the security of the United States.

The Weather Channel Website Is Trolling The Heck Out Of Trump For Dropping The Paris Climate Agreement

Needless to say, a lot of people are mad online about Donald Trump officially announcing his decision to pull the United States out of the Paris Climate Agreement on Thursday.

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Top experts at Tel Aviv conference keep close eye on global cyber attack

I mean, Ukraine, you know, Russia is the obvious target for Ukraine to point at but there are many many criminal organizations in the world based in many different countries.

Cyber attack alert: how to avoid email scams and cybercrime

With a major cyber attack currently sweeping through global businesses and official figures showing that fraud and cybercrime are now the most common criminal offences1 in the UK, there are a number of things you can bear in mind to avoid falling prey ...

Cyberattack underway on Europe's energy and transport companies

Computers affected by the malware show messages asking people to pay $300 worth in bitcoins to a specific account. Ukrenergo, one of the affected companies, was the target of a severe cyberattack that downed the energy systems in large parts of Ukraine ...

Cyberattack using data-scrambling software causes disruptions in Europe

A cyberattack that started in Ukraine before rippling across Europe on Tuesday had security experts racing to understand the intent of the latest computer virus to spook global Internet users.

Ukraine Hit by Massive Cyberattack

Ukrainian Deputy Prime Minister Pavlo Rozenko posted a photo of his computer to Twitter, saying that every government computer was similarly dark.

New cyberattack wallops Europe, spreads more slowly in US

A computer screen cyberattack warning notice reportedly holding computer files to ransom, as part of a massive international cyberattack, at an office in Kiev, Ukraine, Tuesday June 27, 2017, A new and highly virulent outbreak of malicious data ...

Hackers target European businesses, banks, services in new cyberattacks

Danish shipping conglomerate A.P. Moller-Maersk was one of multiple European companies to fall victim Tuesday to a cyberattack as Ukrainian government officials reported a “large-scale hacker attack” across the country. >> Read more trending news.

Huge Cyber Attack Hits Ukraine, Then Ransomware Goes Global

LVIV, Ukraine—At about 11:00 on Tuesday morning, local time, Ukraine found itself under a massive cyber attack: dozens of state and private websites and computer systems at strategic companies reported their websites frozen with the same message on ...

A Wave of Cyberattacks Is Sweeping the Globe

The global phenomena of massive hacking interference has continued once again, with Ukrainian infrastructure facing the brunt of anonymous attacks. The country's national bank, state power company, and its largest airport in Kyiv have all been crippled ...

Ukraine reacted to the biggest hack in its history with a GIF of a dog in a room on fire

We already knew that the Ukrainian government had an unabashed love for GIFs (remember the Simpsons GIF they used in an actual Twitter fight with Russia?

3 weird beauty hacks Margot Robbie swears by

In a recent interview with Elle UK, Robbie talked self-care tricks for getting that Hollywood glow. But unlike some A-listers whose beauty regimens mirror their lavish lifestyles, Robbie's beauty hacks are surprisingly down-to-earth.

UK defence secretary threatens military strikes against hackers

The UK could carry out military strikes in response to cyber attacks, the UK defence secretary has said. Sir Michael Fallon told the Chatham House think tank the UK had the ability to respond to hackers "from any domain - air, land, sea or cyber". Sir ...

Hackers strike across Europe, sparking widespread disruption

Hackers have caused widespread disruption across Europe in the past few hours, hitting Ukraine especially hard. Company and government officials reported serious intrusions at the Ukrainian power grid, banks and government offices.

Ukrainian Banks, Electricity Firm Hit by Fresh Cyber Attack

KIEV - A number of Ukrainian banks and companies, including the state power distributor, were hit by a cyber attack on Tuesday that disrupted some operations, the Ukrainian central bank said.

The cyber attack that knocked out Ukraine this morning is now going global

The cyber attack that knocked out Ukraine this morning is now going global ... The attacker was not immediately clear—Wired, in a recent story, described Russia as using its neighbor as a “test lab for cyber war,” but Moscow denies any part in past ...

Huge Cyber Attack Hits Ukraine, Then Ransomware Goes Global

LVIV, Ukraine—At about 11:00 on Tuesday morning, local time, Ukraine found itself under a massive cyber attack: dozens of state and private websites and computer systems at strategic companies reported their websites frozen with the same message on ...

New cyberattack causes mass disruption in Europe

Paris - A new and highly virulent outbreak of malicious data-scrambling software appears to be causing mass disruption across Europe, hitting Ukraine especially hard.

New cyberattack spreads fast across the globe

Ukraine's government said the cyberattack was the biggest ever to hit the country, and an adviser to the Minister of Internal Affairs was quick to suggest the attacks appeared to have originated from Russia.

Another Global Cyberattack?

The Ukrainian government was the first to report the cyberattack, noting the country's institutions—including banks, the state energy distributor, and the country's main airport—were affected.

'Petya' Cyberattack Hits Ukraine, And Experts Say It's Spreading Globally

Updated at 1:21 p.m. ET. Ransomware hit at least six countries Tuesday, including Ukraine, where it was blamed for a large and coordinated attack on key parts of Ukraine's infrastructure, from government agencies and electric grids to stores and banks.

UPDATE 1-Ukrainian banks, electricity firm hit by fresh cyber attack

KIEV, June 27 A number of Ukrainian banks and companies, including the state power distributor, were hit by a cyber attack on Tuesday that disrupted some operations, the Ukrainian central bank said.

US businesses targeted by Ukrainian hackers for extortion

A source on the website of the National Ukrainian Police for the Cherkasy region has reported that the investigators of the Head Department of the National Police for the Cherkasy region are inspecting a criminal case based on article 361, part 2 ...

Pepe Lives: Cartoonist Resurrecting Frog Hijacked by Trolls

Los Angeles-based cartoonist Matt Furie told The Associated Press on Monday, June 26, 2017, that he intends to resurrect the character he killed off last month in what appeared to be a rebuke to racist, anti-Semitic internet trolls who hijacked his ...

Pepe lives: Cartoonist resurrecting frog hijacked by trolls

Los Angeles-based cartoonist Matt Furie told The Associated Press on Monday that he intends to resurrect the character he killed off last month in what appeared to be a rebuke to racist, anti-Semitic internet trolls who hijacked his creation ...

Pepe lives: Cartoonist resurrecting frog hijacked by trolls

Los Angeles-based cartoonist Matt Furie told The Associated Press on Monday, June 26, 2017, that he intends to resurrect the character he killed off last month in what appeared to be a rebuke to racist, anti-Semitic internet trolls who hijacked his ...

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Beijing rolls out new intelligence law, cyber attack response plan

BEIJING • China's legislature passed a new intelligence law yesterday after an unusually brief round of discussions, a draft of which gave new powers to monitor suspects, raid premises and seize vehicles and devices.

China passes tough new intelligence law | Reuters

China's legislature passed a new intelligence law on Tuesday after an unusually brief round of discussions, a draft of which gave new powers to monitor ...

China, Canada vow not to conduct cyber attacks on private sector

China and Canada have signed an agreement vowing not to conduct state-sponsored cyber attacks against each other aimed at stealing trade secrets or other confidential business information.

Honda Production Halted After Cyber Attack

Honda claims no other production facilities have been affected by the virus, however other parts of the automaker's networks in China, Europe, Japan, and North America may also have been affected despite moves made to protect the systems from attack.

A cyberattack 'the world isn't ready for'

Two weeks after IDT was hit, the cyberattack known as WannaCry ravaged computers at hospitals in England, universities in China, rail systems in Germany, even auto plants in Japan.

Fight Breaks Out in China Allegedly Over Adidas App Hacking for 'Zebra' Yeezys

According to reports and several videos shared via the social media platform Twitter, a fight broke out in China allegedly after Adidas Confirmed App hackers scored 80 pairs of the Adidas Yeezy Boost 350 V2 “Zebra” release. The video shows several ...

5 Uber and Airbnb Hacks for User Growth

When Uber launched in China, access to computers, the Great Firewall and slow mobile connections all made it difficult to onboard new drivers online.

The Latest: US Wants 'Much Greater' China Pressure on NKorea

Tillerson told a news conference after security talks with China on Wednesday that North Korea is using money laundering, extortion and malicious cyber activity to help fund its weapons programs. He says, "We must step up our efforts to curtail these ...

China to host SCO exercises on combating cyberterrorism

The command and staff exercises of the member countries of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) on combating the use of the Internet for terrorist, separatist and extremist purposes will be held in China in December 2017, Director of the SCO ...

A Cyberattack 'the World Isn't Ready For'

Two weeks after IDT was hit, the cyberattack known as WannaCry ravaged computers at hospitals in England, universities in China, rail systems in Germany, even auto plants in Japan.

A Brief Introduction to China's Cybersecurity Law

China's Cybersecurity Law (the “CSL”) was approved in November 2016, and took effect on June 1st, 2017. Being the first legislation devoted to cyberspace, this legislation governs the establishment, operation, maintenance and use of cyber networks ...

Hackers May Have Access to Your Baby Camera, Says Government

State broadcaster China Central Television also ran a story on Sunday about surveillance technology being vulnerable to hackers. With simple scanning software, cameras' internet protocol (IP) addresses can be easily cracked, CCTV reported, with hackers ...

Hackers only need a $28 suite of software to get into your webcam, so here's what to do

Hackers in China have also set up large groups on social networks such as QQ, to offer usernames and passwords to compromised devices.

China sets new record for quantum entanglement en route to build new communication network

IN A bid to build an entirely new kind of internet - completely secure and impervious to hackers - China has pulled off a major feat in particle physics.

Witcher 3 developers won't bow to extortion for stolen Cyberpunk 2077 files

China - Creating Business Partnership and Preventing Cyber Attacks. White Paper. Magic Quadrant for Cloud Infrastructure as a Service, Worldwide.

Chuck Schumer Skewers Fawning Donald Trump Cabinet Meeting

But Schumer's health care warning was shared on Twitter about 7000 times, only one-fifth as much as the spoof video. Getting people to pay attention to the machinations of the Senate will take more than an act of online trolling. Previous; |. I agree ...

China's tough cyber security law effective from 1 June

Internet service providers cannot collect user information that is irrelevant to the services, and they should handle such information in line with laws and agreements, according to the cyber security law adopted by China's top legislature in November ...

SCO Summit: Step up efforts to combat the threat of terrorism and extremism

Xi said China is willing to host the SCO joint counter- terrorism cyber exercise. "China proposes to hold a defense security forum and formulate a three-year program of cooperation to fight the three forces.

'Grave concern' over Chinese teachers reportedly killed by ISIS in Pakistan

(CNN) China has expressed "grave concern" over reports that ISIS has killed two Chinese teachers kidnapped in Pakistan. The man and woman, said by Chinese media to be a couple, were kidnapped by armed men on May 24 from the city of Quetta, the ...

Russian Info Wars

Rogers draws upon his experience at the highest levels of the intelligence community to explain why cyberspace is the new battlefield between nations, citing specific examples where China and Russia and other countries have cyber-meddled in U.S ...

US Warns of China's Cyber Strategies

“Several cases emerged in 2016 of China using its intelligence services, and employing other illicit approaches that violate U.S.

China's Cyber Security Law: The Impossibility Of Compliance?

by Carly Ramsey and Ben Wootliff. SHANGHAI - China's much-anticipated Cyber Security Law (CSL) will come into effect on 1 June 2017.

Hackers Are Crowdfunding Cryptocurrency to Buy Alleged NSA Exploits

Hackers have incorporated some of the released Windows exploits into new, powerful pieces of malware. WannaCry, a ransomware variant, infected networks in Spain, Russia, China, and elsewhere, and hit the UK's National Health Service (NHS) particularly ...

China could consider changing implementation of tough cyber security rules, give companies more time to prepare

China could stagger the implementation of its tough new cyber laws in a bid to give industry entities more time to prepare.

China Bans Social Media Tweets From Scene of Breaking News ...

China's new cyber-security law, which took effect on June 1, contains provisions that could end the role played by social media in keeping people informed ...

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China agrees to fight corporate hacking in Canada

In Canada, the most serious case involved the alleged hacking in 2014 of the National Research Council (NRC), which the country's electronic eavesdropping agency said was conducted by "a highly sophisticated Chinese state-sponsored actor.

Hackers increasingly targeting oil, gas companies

Technology advances, such as Royal Dutch Shell Plc's recent control of operations in Argentina from an operating center in Canada, offer new openings for hackers, the authors wrote. At the same time, older equipment retrofitted for cybersecurity ...

China, Canada vow not to conduct cyber attacks on private sector

China and Canada have signed an agreement vowing not to conduct state-sponsored cyber attacks against each other aimed at stealing trade secrets or other confidential business information.

Neil Mohindra: Cyber fraud is only getting worse in Canada — but the punishments are getting lighter

Between recent ransomware attacks like “WannaCry” and warnings from the Bank of Canada's June financial review that the country's bank sector is vulnerable to hacking attacks that could undermine the financial system, cybercrime is getting a lot of ...

$1.6M for private eyes to probe government harassment complaints

Since late 2015, the government of Canada has spent at least $1.6 million on outside private investigators to look into allegations of workplace harassment across various departments, Crown corporations and agencies. Documents tabled last week in the ...

Neil Mohindra: Cyber fraud is only getting worse in Canada — but the punishments are getting lighter

Between recent ransomware attacks like “WannaCry” and warnings from the Bank of Canada's June financial review that the country's bank sector is vulnerable to hacking attacks that could undermine the financial system, cybercrime is getting a lot of ...

Cyber Week in Review: June 23, 2017

Please sir, can I have some more cyber powers? Germany and Canada are looking to expand their legal ability to compromise computer networks and devices.

Canada's cyber spy agency is about to get a major upgrade

With fears increasing that Canada could be the target of a large-scale cyber attack, CSE has ramped up its work on cybersecurity in recent years, especially as previous attacks - which have ranged from hacktivist denial-of-service attacks on ...

News in brief: Canada warns on election threats; 'Record' $1m ransom paid; Hawking urges return to moon

Canada has become the latest country to warn that its upcoming elections - due in 2019 - could be the target of hackers. The country's Communications Security Establishment said at the end of last week that it's “very likely” that hacktivist groups ...

Canadian security agency will soon be able to launch cyber attacks against terrorists

Security officials in Canada will soon have the ability to launch cyber attacks against foreign actors, including terror groups and even other governments.

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A new report from Canada's electronic spy agency says online attempts to influence elections are rising. CSE chief Greta Bossenmaier says “multiple hacktivist groups” are expected to target the 2019 federal vote. 1:36 Liberals shoot down broadband ...

Cyberthreat to Canadian elections increasing amid lingering concerns about Russia, spy agency warns

But the report nonetheless warns that such attacks are to be expected in the next federal election in 2019, and while most will be from hacktivist groups, foreign adversaries could be involved as well. Much depends on what they think about Canada's ...

Ex-journalist pleads guilty in case of threats to Jewish centres in US, Canada

NEW YORK - A former journalist from St. Louis accused of threatening Jewish organizations in the United States and Canada as a way to harass his ex-girlfriend pleaded guilty Tuesday to cyberstalking. “For this, I deeply apologize,” said Juan Thompson ...

Canada: Hackers targeted country's 2015 election, may try again

OTTAWA (AFP) - Canada s electronic eavesdropping agency warned Friday that hackers and foreign states may try to sway its elections in 2019, after so-called hacktivists tried but failed to influence the 2015 ballot that brought Justin Trudeau s ...

Cyberthreat to Canadian elections increasing amid lingering concerns about Russia, spy agency warns

But the report nonetheless warns that such attacks are to be expected in the next federal election in 2019, and while most will be from hacktivist groups, foreign adversaries could be involved as well. Much depends on what they think about Canada's ...

Canada: Hackers targeted country's 2015 election, may try again

By AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE, Ottawa, Canada, Jun 16 - Canada's electronic eavesdropping agency warned Friday that hackers and foreign states may try to sway its elections in 2019, after so-called hacktivists tried but failed to influence the 2015 ballot ...

Canada: Hackers targeted country's 2015 election, may try again

[OTTAWA] Canada's electronic eavesdropping agency warned Friday that hackers and foreign states may try to sway its elections in 2019, after so-called hacktivists tried but failed to influence the 2015 ballot that brought Justin Trudeau's Liberals to ...

Canada: Hackers unsuccessfully targeted country's 2015 election, likely to try again in 2019

Ottawa: Canada's electronic eavesdropping agency warned on Friday that hackers and foreign states may try to sway its elections in 2019, after so-called hacktivists tried but failed to influence the 2015 ballot that brought Justin Trudeau's Liberals to ...

Canada Warned About Election Cyber Attacks

Canada must prepare for the possibility of a foreign government disrupting the next federal election through a cyber attack, a federal security agency found. Bloomberg's Greg Quinn reports. (Source: Bloomberg) ...

Canada cyber-spy agency expects hacktivist attacks in 2019 vote

The Communications Security Establishment (CSE) agency said it had not detected any nation-state attempts to interfere in prior Canadian elections but saw risk from hacktivists. CSE said Canada's 2015 federal election, which brought Prime Minister ...

Canada's political parties, media vulnerable to foreign hacks, spy agency says

The good news is Canada's low-tech, largely paper-based electoral system appears to be largely safe from the kind of hacks seen in other countries. Ballots are paper, voter lists at polling stations are paper-based, and CSE officials say the elections ...

Canada Cyber-Spy Agency Expects Hacktivist Attacks in 2019 Vote

The Communications Security Establishment (CSE) agency said it had not detected any nation-state attempts to interfere in prior Canadian elections but saw risk from hacktivists. CSE said Canada's 2015 federal election, which brought Prime Minister ...

Hackers targeted country's 2015 election, may try again

OTTAWA - Canada's electronic eavesdropping agency warned Friday that hackers and foreign states may try to sway its elections in 2019 after so-called hacktivists tried but failed to influence the 2015 ballot that brought Justin Trudeau's Liberals to power.

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A new report from Canada's electronic spy agency says online attempts to influence elections are rising. CSE chief Greta Bossenmaier says “multiple hacktivist groups” are expected to target the 2019 federal vote. 1:36 Liberals shoot down broadband ...

Canada: Hackers Targeted Country's 2015 Election, May Try Again

Canada's electronic eavesdropping agency warned Friday that hackers and foreign states may try to sway its elections in 2019, after so-called hacktivists tried but failed to influence the 2015 ballot that brought Justin Trudeau's Liberals to power. In ...

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Indian expats in US cheer for PM Modi ahead of his arrival

“Investments by Indian-American businessmen must be protected under cyber laws as sometimes the source code gets stolen and the Indian Police should be trained enough to address the issue”, he said.

Govt's portal for filing child abuse complaints needs drastic tweaks

The government of India has now set up an online and mobile helpline to help child victims of cyber crimes and sexual harassment to file complaints. To file complaints online, victims (and parents, guardians, relatives close to the victim) will have to ...

Govt's portal for filing child abuse complaints needs drastic tweaks

The government of India has now set up an online and mobile helpline to help child victims of cyber crimes and sexual harassment to file complaints. To file complaints online, victims (and parents, guardians, relatives close to the victim) will have to ...

Indiana Universities Prepare Students to Battle Cyber Crime

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) - Government intelligence agencies have recognized an Indiana university for its work in cybersecurity. Earlier this month the National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security designated Ivy Tech Community ...

Expectations high from Modi-Trump meeting

Indian origin CEO of a US based IT firm, Sukhwinder Kalia, told ANI that he would raise the issue of cyber laws during his meeting with Modi.

Modi 1st world leader to have dinner with Trump

Referring to "Digital India" and "Make in India" programmes launched by Prime Minister Modi, Kalia said, "My main aim is to raise the issue of cyber laws during the meeting with the Prime Minister as India is growing, which makes it essential to bring ...

PM Narendra Modi given warm welcome by Indians in the US

Speaking ahead of this sesssion, Sukhwinder Kalia, CEO, IT by Design, a US -based company, said the community shall seek to highlight the need of stricter cyber laws to protect investments by Indian-American IT entrepreneurs in India. But Washington ...

PM Modi in US: CEOs to stress on introducing stricter cyber laws in meeting

Speaking ahead of this sesssion, Sukhwinder Kalia, CEO, IT by Design, a U.S.-based company, said the community shall seek to highlight the need of stricter cyber laws to protect investments by Indian-American IT entrepreneurs in India. “Investments by ...

'POCSO e-box' encourages kids to report cyber crime

The initiative, which was launched last year, aims at encouraging children to register complaints of sexual abuse, cyber bullying and stalking, morphing of images and child pornography. In India, about 134 million children have access to mobile phones.

Jasprit Bumrah furious with Jaipur Police for trolling him over ICC Champions Trophy final no-ball

India pacer Jasprit Bumrah is livid at Jaipur police's attempted humour at the no-ball he bowled to Pakistan batsman Fakhar Zaman in the ICC Champions Trophy final.

'Lucky draw' fraud busted in Noida, three arrested

'Lucky draw' fraud busted in Noida, three arrested. Press Trust of India, Greater Noida (UP), Jun 24 2017, 19:00 IST.

Cyber attack top threat to India Inc

NEW DELHI: Information and Cyber Insecurity is the biggest risk in 2017 for many sectors, according to the FICCI - Pinkerton India Risk Survey (IRS) 2017 released on Friday.

Cyber insecurity biggest threat to Indian businesses: Survey

The risk emanating from terrorism and insurgency rose two spots from last year to rank as the second biggest threat to businesses in India this year, according to the survey.

'POCSO e-box' encourages kids to report cyber crime

The initiative, which was launched last year, aims at encouraging children to register complaints of sexual abuse, cyber bullying and stalking, morphing of images and child pornography. In India, about 134 million children have access to mobile phones.

How to avoid online frauds and scams: Pro tips

Earlier this month, UP (Uttar Pradesh) Police's Special Task Force (STF) busted a pan-India online fraud racket which had allegedly duped thousands of people within the country as well as overseas by using their credit and debit card details to shop ...

Cloud Security Lessons from the RNC Leak

Soman says that in India in particular, the risk of photo misuse "is a top-of-mind concern for women." "A lot of what ... A legal system in India that's ill-equipped to combat this kind of cybercrime only exacerbates that problem, according to Tewari ...

Pro-Jihadi Turkish hackers target Indian Media Sites

In a cyber attack targeting India, a Turkish group named Ayyildiz Tim, purportedly claiming to be the first Turkish cyber army and using imagery associated with jihadi ideology, hacked the sites of India Press Agency –IPA Newspack and Commentwise—and ...

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From Priyanka Chopra to Dhinchak Pooja: How these women hit back at trolls

Indian women are no strangers to misogyny; they continue to grapple with its hateful offshoots in real life and aren't spared on the world wide web either, where having an opinion as a female invites ceaseless, often sexual trolling - mostly from men.

To tackle the menace of cyberbullying, telecom operator Telenor on Friday launched 'Be a Cyber Hero' digital and social media campaign to educate four million children in online safety practices across its 13 international markets including in India.

As Smartphone's spread out, it's time to start treating smartphone addiction

The smartphone user base in India has crossed 300 million, as shipments grew 18 percent annually in 2016. Considering the tremendous increase in the Smartphone market in India, it is but natural that like other developed markets, issues linked to ...

'Cyber terrorism' case against man

The Tamil Nadu police registered the case under Section 66 F of the IT Act (committing the offence of cyber terrorism) and Section 153 (A) of the Indian Penal Code (promoting enmity between groups), based on a complaint from the Vishwa Hindu Parishad ...

New tool aims to hold telemarketers, hackers accountable

INDIANAPOLIS - As scammers and hackers target Hoosiers and their pocketbooks, legislators are searching for a cure. House Enrolled Act 1444 works to strengthen the law when it comes to punishing telemarketing violators and hackers using ransomware.

Indian entertainer demolishes 'racist' trolls with her Geography class

And "Number two: racist idiots who don't deserve an internet connection.” Singh, a Canadian entertainer of Indian descent, received a 'racist' comment on her YouTube post from an 'internet troll' asking her to “go bak to ur country, you terrorist paki ...

Ram Gopal Verma exploits Sania Mirza's picture in an EXTREMELY disrespectful way

Indian director Ram Gopal Verma of Rangeela and Satya fame has always been the one to speak his mind even if it offends the likes of the other person.

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Top experts at Tel Aviv conference keep close eye on global cyber attack

I mean, Ukraine, you know, Russia is the obvious target for Ukraine to point at but there are many many criminal organizations in the world based in many different countries.

Cyberattack Hits Ukraine Then Spreads Internationally

Several companies have been affected by the Petya cyberattack, including, from left, Rosneft, the Russian energy giant; Merck, a pharmaceutical company; and Maersk, a shipping company.

Powerful cyber attack spreading around world

A powerful cyber attack has spread across the globe, hitting some of the world's biggest companies. The attack spread across Europe overnight, with Danish shipping company AP Moller-Maersk and Russia's Rosneft oil company reporting their systems had ...

Russian hackers didn't target South Carolina, but the State Election Commission is looking for cybersecurity help

Voters at James Island Charter High School cast ballots in November's presidential election. The State Election Commission says South Carolina was not one of the 21 states that federal officials say were targeted by Russian hackers, but the state is ...

Europe has been working to expose Russian meddling for years

In Scandinavia, Russian efforts are more devoted to the harassment of mainstream journalists and online trolling on social media and news websites.

Hackers Trading Email And Passwords From Thousands Of British Politicians And Officials

The newspaper conducted an investigation, which found two massive lists of stolen credentials were put up for sale or traded on Russian-speaking hacking sites, which included the log-in details of 1,000 British MPs and parliamentary staff, 7,000 police ...

Ukraine reacted to the biggest hack in its history with a GIF of a dog in a room on fire

We already knew that the Ukrainian government had an unabashed love for GIFs (remember the Simpsons GIF they used in an actual Twitter fight with Russia?

Europe, especially Ukraine, targeted by hackers in massive cyber attack

Major global firms are reporting they're under attack, including British advertising agency WPP, Russian oil and gas giant Rosneft and Danish shipping firm Maersk.

Russian, Ukrainian companies' websites under massive cyber attack

Rosneft, Bashneft, Mars, Nivea and Mondelez International (producer of Alpen Gold chocolate) are among the companies that were attacked by the Petya virus in Russia, Group-IB, the company which deals with prevention and investigation of cybercrime, ...

The cyber attack that knocked out Ukraine this morning is now going global

The cyber attack that knocked out Ukraine this morning is now going global ... The attacker was not immediately clear—Wired, in a recent story, described Russia as using its neighbor as a “test lab for cyber war,” but Moscow denies any part in past ...

Rosneft says it has been hit by 'powerful' cyber attack

Russian oil producer Rosneft has been hit by a “powerful” cyber attack, the company said on Tuesday in a statement that made reference to its ongoing legal battle with a rival business group.

Global Cyberattack: What We Know and Don't Know

Several private companies have confirmed that they have been hit by the attack, including the American pharmaceutical giant Merck, the Danish shipping company AP Moller-Maersk, the British advertising firm WPP, Saint-Gobain of France, and the Russian ...

New cyberattack spreads fast across the globe

Ukraine's government said the cyberattack was the biggest ever to hit the country, and an adviser to the Minister of Internal Affairs was quick to suggest the attacks appeared to have originated from Russia.

Rapper armed himself with 'sword' disguised as walking stick after being driven to paranoia by internet trolls ...

In addition to hacking, the Kremlin has also launched a relentless propaganda campaign, deploying armies of internet trolls to spread conspiracy theories and attack Russia's critics. Foreign policy analysts believe President Vladimir Putin, a former ...

Why We Can't Talk About Race in Food

In addition to hacking, the Kremlin has also launched a relentless propaganda campaign, deploying armies of internet trolls to spread conspiracy theories and attack Russia's critics. Foreign policy analysts believe President Vladimir Putin, a former ...

An open letter to Rep. Dan Donovan on Russian election interference (commentary)

What mechanism was used for the hacks? Why weren't the ..... Do we think the NY Times really tried to corroborate the "anonymous sources" alleging that Trump staffers had many contacts with Russian agents, with the corresponding implication of collusion?

Spicer rewrites history, says Trump was just joking when he publicly encouraged Russian hackers

The new line Spicer's pushing about Trump's encouragement of Russian hackers is similar to the about-face Trump made with regard to Wikileaks, a website the US intelligence community believes Russian military intelligence used to publish of information ...

We desperately need a way to defend against online propaganda

A couple of months later, the Russian troll farm that Chen followed for The New York Times tested its powers with its own fake Ebola story on Twitter.

Key Democrat agrees with Trump: Obama should have acted on hacks

MARY F. CALVERT/NYT Ranking Member Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) speaks during a House Intelligence Committee hearing focused on Russian interference in the 2016 elections that former Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson testified at, on Capitol ...

US top Democrat slams Obama administration's response to Russian hacks

FILE PHOTO: House Intelligence Committee Ranking Member Rep. Adam Schiff speaks to reporters about the appointment of a Special Counsel in the Russia investigations on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S.

Cyber-attack on UK parliament: Russia is suspected culprit

The Russian government is suspected of being behind a cyber-attack on parliament that breached dozens of email accounts belonging to MPs and peers.

Top Democrat Schiff criticizes Obama over reaction to Russian hacks

The president, whose aides are under congressional and FBI investigation for links to Russian agents and who is reportedly himself under investigation for potential obstruction of justice, has contended that the hack of Democratic party emails and ...

The truth about Russia, 'hacking' and the 2016 election

There is unanimity of opinion in the intelligence community that hackers working on behalf of the Russian government undertook a coordinated effort to destabilize our election system.

Top Democrat slams Obama administration's response to Russian hacks

WASHINGTON The top Democrat on the U.S. House Intelligence Committee on Sunday criticized the administration of former President Barack Obama for not taking earlier and tougher action against Russia for its alleged hacks aimed at swaying the Nov.

Why Are IBM and Cisco Sharing Cyber Security Secrets With Russia?

Roszel Thomsen, an attorney who helps U.S. tech companies navigate Russia import laws, said the firms must balance the dangers of revealing source code to Russian security services against possible lost sales.

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Cadbury chocolate factory shut down by Petya cyberattack

Truly an attack that strikes at the creamy centre of the cybersecurity community: A Cadbury chocolate factory in Tasmania, Australia, has been hit by the Petya cyberattack currently sweeping the globe. The massive ransomware attack, identified by ...

Chocolate factory becomes Australia's first victim of latest cyber attack

SYDNEY A Cadbury chocolate factory has become the first Australian business to be hit by a global cyber attack, a trade union official said, underscoring the rapid spread of the latest ransomware extortion campaign.

Australian businesses warned as 'unprecedented' cyber attack hits Europe

The outage occurred just two weeks after the WannaCry ransomware attack, but a British Airways spokeswoman said the company had found “no evidence that it's a cyber attack”. Several Australian businesses have confirmed infections by the major ...

Chocolate Factory Becomes Australia's First Victim of Latest Cyber Attack

SYDNEY - A Cadbury chocolate factory has become the first Australian business to be hit by a global cyber attack, a trade union official said, underscoring the rapid spread of the latest ransomware extortion campaign. The attack has already disrupted ...

Australian firms scramble to protect systems from cyber attack

The Australian arms of global firms including Cadbury owner Mondelez International are scrambling to protect their computer systems amid a global cyber attack. Mondelez, the Spanish food giant that owns the Cadbury chocolate factory in Hobart, and ...

Proposed law on terrorists' cyber chatter 'hits wrong target'

Greg Austin, a professor at the Australian Centre for Cyber Security, said the government appeared to be developing laws aimed at hate speech, not terrorism. “I'm a strong supporter of intelligence agencies having surveillance powers to have access to ...

Hacked off

In a 2016 survey of Australian businesses, 65% of respondents said they had experienced some form of cybercrime in the previous 24 months.

The Price that Julian Assange Pays

To gain insights into what this long ordeal has meant to Assange, an Australian native, Randy Credico of WBAI's “On the Fly” and Dennis Bernstein of “Flashpoints” on Pacifica Radio interviewed Assange's mother, Christine Assange. The interview .... And ...

Cyber hack near miss prompts task force

Following Australia's census failure in August, the revelation the US presidential elections were interfered with by Russia and the WannaCry ransomware hack that took down the UK health system, the Turnbull government has called for a task force to ...

The Price that Julian Assange Pays

To gain insights into what this long ordeal has meant to Assange, an Australian native,Randy Credico of WBAI's “On the Fly” and Dennis Bernstein of “Flashpoints” on Pacifica Radio interviewed Assange's mother, Christine Assange. The interview .... And ...

Cyber security concerns hit record high

Australians are more scared about identity theft and card fraud than at any other point in the past 10 years. The international Unisys Security Index found Australians were most concerned about identity theft and bank card fraud, while fears around ...

Shocking Number Of Preschoolers Own A Smartphone

According to the latest Australian Child Health Poll, conducted by the Royal Children's Hospital, a staggering one in three preschool-aged children own their own tablet or smartphone.

Did you know Ileana D'Cruz has a collection of over 300 rings?

... are gifted by Australian beau, photographer Andrew Kneebone? Ileana D'Cruz is the latest Bollywood actress to have spoken out against body-shaming.

Anyone can be a target of hacking

And according to the security company Kaspersky, Australian banks were among those targeted by the Carbanak campaign, which was discovered in 2016: over a period of 18 months, cyber criminals targeted 100 banks in 30 countries, stealing a reported $US1 ...

Staring down the trolls: Mute, block or resort to 'digilantism'?

Australian women who are being attacked online have different ways of responding at different times: they may ignore, mute, block, report, use humour or fight back via "digilantism" - a combination of the words "digital" and "vigilantism".

PoliticsNow: Australian politics live blog - The Australian

Hello and welcome to PoliticsNow, The Australians live coverage of the happenings in Parliament House. Already introduced on todays legislative agenda have ...

Launceston community outraged over serial sex offender using social media

She was the first Australian murdered by an online predator - causing a dramatic shift in how the public viewed cyber safety.

Marshfield: Student Photo Exhibit Focuses on Addiction

pdtk wellbutrin cost australia wellbutrin lowest dose continued 50 mg clomid failed on the main page Coming this weekend is a photo exhibit curated by Marshfield High School students, which portrays the impact of addiction on a small-town community.

AK Racing steps up against Cyber bullying

AK Racing has taken to social media to condemn those who participate in cyber bullying. The action follows two recent cases in which two Australian streamers were subject to online harassment and identity theft.

Police smash major $30m alleged cold call investment fraud syndicate based on Gold Coast

The Gold Coast based syndicate had been investigated by Queensland's Financial and Cyber Crimes Group in a two-year operation that also involved the Australian Taxation Office and Crime and Corruption Commission.

Girl gamers: The women who earn six figures playing consoles on ...

Australia's girl gamers are making a killing online but the price for these high earners should not be underestimated. While reaping six-figure salaries from advert ...

From SHAVING your face and drawing on freckles to using sanitary liners as shadow guards: Make up guru Chloe ...

But Australian make up guru and YouTuber, Chloe Morello, has come up with some clever beauty tricks that save her both time and money - and they're all surprisingly easy to achieve.

Saudi Arabia decline to line up for minute's silence for London attack

Saudi Arabia refused to take part in the moment of silence during their World Cup Qualifier against Australia. Australia prevailed 3-2 against Saudi Arabia courtesy of Tom Rogic's second half stunner.

Pokémon Go Announces In-Game and Real Life Anniversary Events as Niantic Touts Apple's ARKit

It's just under a month until the one year anniversary of Pokémon Go, which began appearing on the iOS App Store in the United States, United Kingdom, Australia, and New Zealand in early July of 2016.

CSO Live Webinar: Email Fraud

Dr. Nalin Asanka Gamagedara Arachchilage, Lecturer in Cyber Security, Australian Centre for Cyber Security, UNSW, ADFA; Tamsyn Harris, Head of Fraud Risk Strategy, Financial Crime Unit, ANZ; Mark Guntrip, Group Director, Email Protection, Proofpoint ...


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