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Exclusive: Massive spying on users of Google’s Chrome shows new security weakness

June 20th, 2020 📆 | 8241 Views ⚑

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – A newly discovered spyware effort attacked users through 32 million downloads of extensions to Google’s market-leading

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

January 6th, 2020 📆 | 4576 Views ⚑

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

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

December 18th, 2019 📆 | 7708 Views ⚑

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

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

December 12th, 2019 📆 | 5253 Views ⚑

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

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Exclusive: High-security locks for government and banks hacked by researcher

August 6th, 2019 📆 | 6694 Views ⚑

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Hackers could crack open high-security electronic locks by monitoring their power, allowing thieves to steal cash

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Exclusive: Western intelligence hacked ‘Russia’s Google’ Yandex to spy on accounts – sources

July 22nd, 2019 📆 | 2209 Views ⚑

WASHINGTON/LONDON/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Hackers working for Western intelligence agencies broke into Russian internet search company Yandex in late 2018,

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Exclusive: China hacked eight major computer services firms in years-long attack

July 15th, 2019 📆 | 8240 Views ⚑

LONDON (Reuters) – Hackers working for China’s Ministry of State Security broke into networks of eight of the world’s biggest

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Militants attack security checkpoints in northern Sinai: state TV

June 5th, 2019 📆 | 8108 Views ⚑

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

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

June 4th, 2019 📆 | 8101 Views ⚑

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

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