The German government said on Wednesday that hackers had breached the network of government computers with an isolated attack that had been brought under control and which was being investigated by security officials.
A collection of vulnerabilities dubbed Mailsploit, found by German security researcher Sabri Haddouche in 30 types of email client applications - from Apple Mail to Mozilla Thunderbird - lets hackers bypass anti-spoofing mechanisms.
Another wiper malware posing as a ransomware is targeting German businesses under the guise of fake job applicants inquiring about openings.
Chaos Computer Club warned that software being used to tabulate and transmit vote totals in Germany's upcoming parliamentary elections contains major vulnerabilities; election hacking equals cyber-warfare says security pros
Parents in Germany are being advised to destroy a talking doll called Cayla because its IoT technology could be accessed by outsiders.
If attackers had succeeded in taking over 900,000 routers in Germany, we wouldn't be thinking of Deutsche Telekom as the victim but the enabler of a massive botnet.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel expressed concern that cyberattacks from Russia might interfere with elections next year in Germany.
Facebook has been banned from collecting and storing the data of German users on its messaging app, WhatsApp.
Self-driving cars in Germany may soon be required to carry a black box to help determine fault.
Power stations in Germany, Italy and Israeli smart building could be accessed by criminal hackers
Russian officials deny any state involvement in cyber-attacks on Geman parliament.
Germany's domestic intelligence agency has pointed the official finger at the Russian state for the 2015 attacks on the Bundestag, the German Parliament
According to Germany's domestic intelligence agency, Russia was most likely responsible for the major cyber-attack on the Bundestag last year, forcing computer systems to be on hiatus for days.
The Gundremmingen nuclear power plant located 120 km northwest of Munich has been infected with computer viruses and malware.
A ransomware campaign has hit two German hospitals, soon after another ransomware campaign hit a Los Angeles medical centre, and the clean up is set to take weeks.
Russia has officially proposed it join forces with France and Germany to design new IT security technologies that could be used in the fight against international terrorists.
The 'Regin' malware has been found on the laptop of a high ranking German official, signalling foul play, perhaps by a western spy agency. Germany has started to investigate.