The Holy See is being targeted by hackers from the gang Anonymous once again.
Just days after a first attack which generated several problems for the official website, the hackers are back on the rampage.
It pains us to tell you that your systems are less safe than you would like to believe because, while the media furore focused on the vatican.va blackout, we took the liberty of penetrating your system a little". The main target of the new strike is Vatican Radio
Does Iran pose a direct threat to the U.S. homeland? For years, more than a few policymakers in Washington have taken quiet comfort in the notion that, no matter how vexing a challenge Iran and its nuclear ambitions might be, the Islamic republic remained a distant adversary — one not yet capable of putting America at risk.
CHINESE spies hacked into computers belonging to BAE Systems, Britain's biggest defence company, to steal details about the design, performance and electronic systems of the West's latest fighter jet, senior security figures have disclosed.The Australian Published
The Chinese exploited vulnerabilities in BAE's computer defences to steal vast amounts of data on the $300 billion F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, a multinational project to create a plane that will give the West air supremacy for years to come, according to the sources.
Zeus (AKA Zbot) is a highly effective Trojan that steals personal information and website login credentials.
Once downloaded, the Trojan injects itself into the browser and monitors all traffic. It then steals login credentials to sensitive websites. Zeus also changes web pages that users view, asking for additional sensitive information and sending it to the attackers.
Zeus now actively targets corporate users through an effective email campaign that asks Outlook Webmail users to update their settings.
Media reports show that targeted cyber attacks against government and commerce have been ongoing since at least 2003 and possibly some time before that.
By far the largest sponsor of these attacks is the Chinese state. This is not a new problem; it is espionage with a different methodology.
These attacks are far from random or indiscriminate.These attacks are designed to steal information that will fulfil a clear set of requirements set by the Chinese state and furnish them with political, commercial and security/intelligence information.
At the interface between politics, technology, and provides provocative Anonymous Austria still making headlines. Reason enough for us, the activists - to ask again for their actions, plans and motives - about half a year after the last interview.
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Stratfor founder and CEO George Friedman issues an apology and explanation for hackings in which their customers' credit card and other information was stolen.
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The broadcast of the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting's (IRIB) international channels on the Hotbird satellite provider has been interrupted for two hours by jamming signals sent from an unknown location.(PressTV)
The transmission of high-power jamming signals on frequency 12437 MHz took place from 9:00 to 11:00 GMT on Saturday, March 10, 2012, during which the broadcast of IRIB’s international channels was interrupted several times.
Could the next devastating terrorist attack on the United States be unleashed from cyberspace? Sen. Joe Lieberman is convinced it could.
He is working to make his last great legislative victory the approval of the Cybersecurity Act of 2012, which he says could prevent a cyber 9/11. He chairs the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee.
"I think this is maybe the last really significant contribution I could make to my country's future economic prosperity and national security," he told me during his recent visit to The Day.
Chairman of the U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee says blockade should precede military action, in bid to pressure Iran to cease its drive for nuclear weapons.
An international naval blockade of Iranian oil exports should be considered before any resort to air strikes against the country's disputed nuclear program, the chairman of the U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee said on Friday.