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Chinese hackers pursue key data on U.S. workers

Chinese hackers in March broke into the computer networks of the United States government agency that houses the personal information of all federal employees, according to senior…

Hedge fund cyber-attack was not real, admits BAE Systems

A cyber-attack on a hedge fund which recently attracted a slew headlines never actually happened, BAE Systems, the firm at the centre of the story, has admitted. Last…

Chinese businessman charge in cyberespionage plot against U.S. military data

A Chinese businessman in Canada hacked into Boeing’s computers and stole information about United States military aircraft and weapons, the Justice Department said on Friday, describing a…

Cyberwarfare

U.S., China spar on cyberspying

The United States and China ended two days of talks Thursday, sparring over cyber-espionage and Asian maritime tensions but insisting that they are still actively cooperating on…

Hackers threaten ‘Israhell’ cyber-attack over Gaza

As the war against Hamas terrorists in Gaza rages on, anti-Israel hackers are gearing up for yet another large-scale cyber-attack on Israel. Set for Friday, July 11,…

Kerry hits out at Chinese cyber-spying

US secretary of state John Kerry condemned Chinese cyber-espionage in unusually strong terms while wrapping up a series of high-level meetings in Beijing on Thursday, as reports…