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South Korea blames North Korea for December hack on nuclear operator

South Korea on Tuesday blamed North Korea for cyberattacks against the country’s nuclear reactor operator last December, based upon investigations into Internet addresses used in the hacking,…

Next cybersecurity target: Medical data

Hackers often carry out massive cyberattacks to gain access to financial data through banks and retail companies, but this week’s cybercrime hit a seemingly new target: medical…

Next wave of malware might kill more than just your PC

Ransomware is the biggest threat that has ever hit customers says Bogdan Botezatu, senior threat analyst at Bitdefender, and worse is coming according to him. “It is ironic…

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Cyber chief: Efforts to deter attacks against the U.S. are not working

The government’s efforts to deter computer attacks against the United States are not working and it is time to consider boosting the military’s cyber-offensive capability, the head…

North Korea internet outage was payback for Sony hack – Lawmaker

A North Korea network outage last December came in retaliation for the Sony hack, a US lawmaker claims. Michael McCaul of Texas – Republican chairman of the House…

The company securing your Internet has close ties to Russian spies

Kaspersky Lab sells security software, including antivirus programs recommended by big-box stores and other U.S. PC retailers. The Moscow-based company ranks sixth in revenue among security-software makers,…