Cyberattacks and Hackers

Israeli Company's Spyware Is Used to Target U.S. Embassy Employees in Africa

22 minutes ago   |   NY Times

The hack is the first known case of the spyware, known as Pegasus, being used against American officials.
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US State Department phones were hacked with NSO Group spyware

US State Department phones were hacked with NSO Group spyware

40 minutes ago   |   WMUR

The phones of 11 U.S. State Department employees were hacked using technology from Israel's NSO Group, the world's most infamous hacker-for-hire company.
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Report: Ransomware victims increase security budgets due to surge in attacks

Report: Ransomware victims increase security budgets due to surge in attacks

2 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

The survey found four critical decisions that have directly minimized damage and duration during ransomware attacks.
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How AI and ML can thwart a cybersecurity threat no one talks about

How AI and ML can thwart a cybersecurity threat no one talks about

3 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

A new report by Honeywell says 46% of known OT cybersecurity threats are poorly detected or not detected at all.
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A Software Bug Let Hackers Drain $31M From a Crypto Service

1 day ago   |   Wired

An attacker exploited a vulnerability in MonoX Finance's smart contract to inflate the price of its digital token and then cash out.
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400k patients' info leaked in Planned Parenthood ransomware hack

400k patients' info leaked in Planned Parenthood ransomware hack

1 day ago   |   RT

Hundreds of thousands of patients from a Los Angeles Planned Parenthood branch have had their information compromised in a massive malware attack. Conducted two months ago, it...
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More than 400,000 Planned Parenthood patients' data was exposed after hackers attacked the organization

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

A Planned Parenthood Health Center in Akron, Ohio. Mary F. Calvert For The Washington Post via Getty Images Planned Parenthood said it was hacked, and about 400,000 patients'...
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Planned Parenthood Says Hacker Compromised Information for 400,000 Patients

1 day ago   |   NY Times   |   2 articles

The group's Los Angeles affiliate said it did not know who was responsible for the ransomware attack and did not believe any information had been used for “fraudulent purposes.”
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Types of Cyber Risks Businesses Should Be Aware Of

Types of Cyber Risks Businesses Should Be Aware Of

2 days ago   |   Business

Your business could face serious losses and penalties from cyberattacks. We'll explain those risks and what you can do to reduce them.
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Are you lazy with iPhone or Gmail security? Quarter of adults ‘victim of hackers'

Are you lazy with iPhone or Gmail security? Quarter of adults ‘victim of hackers'

2 days ago   |   New York Post

A study of 2,000 adults revealed 25 percent feel their digital safety is not something they need to worry about.
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