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Children as young as 11 are reported to Government

The Daily Mail 07 Dec 2023
An person pretending to be a hacker. The boss of MI5, director general Ken McCallum (pictured), previously told of how agents were investigating teenagers as young as 13 as he discussed work being carried out to tackle extreme right-wing terrorism ... The boss of MI5, director general ...

Russia hacked hundreds of MPs and civil servants

The Times/The Sunday Times 07 Dec 2023
The government said this campaign was part of the FSB’s sustained efforts to interfere in UK politics and democracy, as concerns grow that Russian hacking and disinformation are a threat to next year’s general election ... that hackers had also made impersonation attempts.

Congress should reauthorize Section 702

Federal News Radio 06 Dec 2023
Cyber Command and Director of the National Security Agency General Paul Nakasone has referred to it as “irreplaceable.” While discussing reforms of the law emplaced by the FBI, Sen ... In recent testimony to the Senate Judiciary Committee, Assistant Attorney General for National Security Matthew G.

Hackers stole seven million people’s DNA. What they’ll do with it is baffling

Metro UK 05 Dec 2023
This is where hackers test usernames and passwords from previous hacks to see if people are using the same details ... ‘Names, addresses, telephone numbers, general personal information – hackers tend to sell this on to scammers, who can then write spam emails that are more targeted.

North Korean hacker group steals key South Korean defense technologies: police

La Prensa Latina 04 Dec 2023
Seoul, Dec 4 (EFE).- North Korean hacker group Andariel has stolen information on key technologies from South Korean defense companies and pocketed more than $350,000 through ransomware attacks on other firms, Seoul police said Monday ... agency, the Reconnaissance General Bureau.

U.S., partners target N. Korea with sanctions following satellite launch

Asahi News 01 Dec 2023
National Security Agency said the hackers, which have been operating since at least 2012, were “subordinate to an element within North Korea’s Reconnaissance General Bureau (RGB).” The RGB is a North Korean intelligence agency that is involved in cyber warfare activities, according to analysts, and is under U.S.

Hacker Seeks Civility in $47 Million Kyberswap Heist, Demands Friendly Negotiations

Bitcoin 30 Nov 2023
Yet, despite expressing an openness to resolution, the hacker lamented encountering primarily “received (mostly) threats, deadlines, and general unfriendliness.” They warned that if such hostility persists, the Kyberswap team might face delays in resolving the issue. Kyberswap Hacker Demands Cordiality in $47 Million Heist Talks.

US renews sanctions on North Korea after Kim Jong Un launched spy satellite

Hindustan Times 30 Nov 2023
21, 2023.(AP). The U.S ... We're now on WhatsApp. Click to join ... Thursday's action freezes any U.S. assets of those targeted and generally bars Americans from dealing with them ... National Security Agency said the hackers, which have been operating since at least 2012, were "subordinate to an element within North Korea's Reconnaissance General Bureau (RGB)."

KyberSwap hacker threatens delay in negotiations amidst hostilities

Cryptopolitan 29 Nov 2023
In a surprising turn of events, the hacker responsible for the $46 million cryptocurrency theft from KyberSwap has issued a warning, urging KyberSwap executives and tokenholders to ease hostilities during negotiations. The hacker has threatened to delay negotiations unless a more civil atmosphere is established ... The hacker stated,.

Elden Ring's Convergence Mod Explained

Game Rant 24 Nov 2023
Even with a heightened risk of cheaters and hackers, FromSoftware’s Soulslike games still have a large fanbase on personal computers.

Letter: Concerned about another release of gun data

Chico Enterprise Record 23 Nov 2023
... General Rob Bonta with this confidential data, he let everybody down by allowing computer hackers to help themselves to the entire database.

AutoZone warns almost 185,000 customers of a data breach

Engadget 21 Nov 2023
According to a breach notification filed with the Office of the Maine Attorney General, the data leak from the auto parts retailer impacted 184,995 people. The hackers acquired personal information, including full names and social security numbers, the notification said.

Drill to assess strength of cybersecurity from Nov 20

The Peninsula 17 Nov 2023
Al Mannai said the basic component of the drill is the “scenario”, so the strength and modernity of the scenario is reflected in raising the level of awareness of the dangers of cyber threats, as well as keeping the scenario abreast of the latest hacks and methods that hackers follow in general.

Healthcare Giant McLaren Reveals Data On 2.2 Million Patients Stolen During Ransomware Attack

Slashdot 14 Nov 2023
In a new data breach notice filed with Maine's attorney general, McLaren said hackers were in its systems for three weeks during July 28 through August 23 before the healthcare company noticed a week later on August 31. McLaren said the hackers accessed patient names, their date ...