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National-security concerns threaten undersea cable to China: WSJ

August 28th, 2019 📆 | 7551 Views ⚑

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

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

August 6th, 2019 📆 | 6229 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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Russian defense contractor developing smartphone spyware: U.S. firm

July 29th, 2019 📆 | 7785 Views ⚑

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – A Russian defense contractor accused by the United States of supporting cyber attacks has developed sophisticated

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

July 29th, 2019 📆 | 3151 Views ⚑

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

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Russian defense contractor developing smartphone spyware: U.S. firm

July 29th, 2019 📆 | 4137 Views ⚑

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – A Russian defense contractor accused by the United States of supporting cyber attacks has developed sophisticated

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Tennessee students warned of potential data breach of college, career-planning website – WZTV

July 28th, 2019 📆 | 6410 Views ⚑

Tennessee students warned of potential data breach of college, career-planning website WZTV NASHVILLE, Tenn.–The Tennessee Higher Education Commission & Student

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

July 22nd, 2019 📆 | 8245 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 📆 | 5754 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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House passes bill to thwart 2020 ballot box hacking

June 28th, 2019 📆 | 6353 Views ⚑

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

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