14 Aug 2013
Kanpur: Pakistan, which has been constantly violating the ceasefire along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir, has also launched massive cyber warfare against India. The Pakistani hackers have reportedly hacked around 72 Indian websites, out of which 49 are Kanpur-based sites.
07 Aug 2015
Washington: A "sophisticated cyber attack" by alleged Russian hackers forced the US department of defence to shut down its joint staff unclassified e-mail system, leaving thousands of workers without mails for nearly two weeks, the US media reported.
21 Aug 2015
Beijing: Chinese hackers are believed to be snooping on information related to the Sino-India border dispute and Tibetan exile groups in India since 2012, a US-based cyber-security firm has claimed.
13 Jan 2015
Washington: US President Barack Obama on Tuesday will announce a renewed push for cyber security legislation after recent headline-grabbing hacks against companies like Sony Pictures and Home Depot.
29 Jul 2015
San Francisco: Cyber security firm Zimperium on Monday warned of a flaw in the world's most popular smartphone operating system that lets hackers take control with a text message.
19 Dec 2014
WASHINGTON/LOS ANGELES: Washington made the woes of cyberattack victim Sony Pictures its own on Thursday as the White House acknowledged that the devastating strike against the big Hollywood studio was a matter of national security that would be met by a forceful government response.
09 Mar 2015
Kolkata: The rapid expansion of social media has enabled hackers to closely cooperate and group with each other to launch measured attacks, an industry expert said.
19 Aug 2015
TORONTO: Hackers dumped online personal details of more than a million users of infidelity website AshleyMadison.com, tech websites reported on Tuesday, the latest high-profile cyber attack that threatens to wreak strife in relationships across the globe.
26 Jan 2015
Kuala Lumpur: The website of Malaysia Airlines was commandeered for several hours on Monday by hackers who referenced the Islamic State jihadists and threatened to expose data taken from the carrier's servers.
20 Dec 2014
WASHINGTON: The hackers who launched a cyberattack on Sony Pictures praised the company's decision to cancel the release of "The Interview" and said its data will be secure if they continue to comply, CNN reported on Friday, quoting the message.