Thursday, September 20, 2018

Security

Security
Hooded an holds laptop computer as cyber code is projected on him in this illustration picture

Cyber Attacks Cost German Industry almost $50 Billion: Study

BERLIN (Reuters) Two thirds of Germany's manufacturers have been hit by cyber-crime attacks, costing industry in Europe's largest economy some 43 billion euros ($50 billion),...
File photo of a British Airways Airbus A380 at Heathrow airport in London

BA Apologizes after 380,000 Customers Hit in Cyber Attack

By Paul Sandle LONDON (Reuters) British Airways apologized on Friday after the credit card details of hundreds of thousands of its customers were stolen over a...
FBI photo of Jin Hyok Park of North Korea a suspected North Korean hacker in the 2014 cyber attack on Sony Corp

U.S. Charges North Korean Hacker in Sony, WannaCry Cyberattacks

By Christopher Bing and Sarah N. Lynch WASHINGTON (Reuters) The U.S. government on Thursday charged and sanctioned a North Korean man in the 2017 global...
A woman walks past a branch of Superdrug in Loughborough

Britain’s Superdrug Says Victim of Extortion Attempt

(Reuters) British health and beauty retailer Superdrug has told its online customers to change their passwords after it was the victim of an extortion...
US President George W. Bush is honored at International Republican Institute Dinner

Russian Hackers Targeted U.S. Senate, Think Tanks – Microsoft

By Brendan O'Brien and Christopher Bing WASHINGTON (Reuters) Microsoft Corp said that hackers linked to Russia's government sought to launch cyber attacks on U.S. political...
Attendees walk past a Facebook Messenger logo during Facebook Inc's annual F8 developers conference in San Jose, California

Exclusive: U.S. Government Seeks Facebook Help to Wiretap Messenger – Sources

By Dan Levine and Joseph Menn SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters)  The U.S. government is trying to force Facebook Inc to break the encryption in its popular Messenger...
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