Browsing the "International / National Security" Tag

Security clearance loophole allowed ex-NSA hackers to work for UAE

January 6th, 2020 📆 | 3213 Views ⚑

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – How do you keep a coveted top-secret U.S. government security clearance while working for a foreign spy

Tagged with:




Uzbek spies attacked dissidents with off-the-shelf hacking tools

December 18th, 2019 📆 | 7318 Views ⚑

LONDON/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Uzbek intelligence officers have used commercially-available computer spying tools to launch a series of cyber attacks against

Tagged with:




Special Report: White House veterans helped Gulf monarchy build secret surveillance unit

December 12th, 2019 📆 | 2184 Views ⚑

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – In the years after 9/11, former U.S. counterterrorism czar Richard Clarke warned Congress that the country needed

Tagged with:




























National-security concerns threaten undersea cable to China: WSJ

August 28th, 2019 📆 | 8014 Views ⚑

(Reuters) - U.S. officials are seeking to block an undersea cable between Los Angeles and Hong Kong, backed by Alphabet

Tagged with:




Foreign power was behind cyber attack on Czech ministry – Senate

August 13th, 2019 📆 | 4254 Views ⚑

PRAGUE (Reuters) – A foreign state staged the latest cyber attack targeting the Czech Foreign Ministry, the Senate’s security committee

Tagged with:




NSA contractor sentenced to prison for huge theft of classified U.S. data

July 29th, 2019 📆 | 4654 Views ⚑

(Reuters) – A former National Security Agency contractor was sentenced in Maryland to nine years in prison on Friday for

Tagged with:







House passes bill to thwart 2020 ballot box hacking

June 28th, 2019 📆 | 5964 Views ⚑

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. states would get $600 million in federal grants to secure voting machines from cyber attacks under

Tagged with:










Islamist insurgents overrun Nigerian army base in northeast: security sources

June 14th, 2019 📆 | 6945 Views ⚑

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (Reuters) - Islamist insurgents overran a Nigerian army base in the country’s northeast, killing at least the commander,

Tagged with:







Militants attack security checkpoints in northern Sinai: state TV

June 5th, 2019 📆 | 5709 Views ⚑

CAIRO (Reuters) - Militants launched attacks on a number of security checkpoints in northern Sinai, state television reported on Wednesday,

Tagged with:




Hackers access student data at top Australian uni going back 19 years

June 4th, 2019 📆 | 1718 Views ⚑

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia’s top-ranked university said on Tuesday hackers breached its cyber defences late last year to obtain sensitive

Tagged with:




Security tight in Tiananmen 30 years after students ‘died for nothing’

June 4th, 2019 📆 | 5032 Views ⚑

BEIJING (Reuters) - Tourists thronged Beijing’s Tiananmen Square on Tuesday amid tighter-than-usual security, although most visitors approached by Reuters said

Tagged with: