Cyber-espionage campaign targets government agencies, legislative bodies, and large corporates
Researchers at Trend Micro have discovered how the hacker group OceanLotus, which is also known in cyber-security as APT 32, APT-C-00, SeaLotus, and Cobalt Kitty, is using a new backdoor to target MacOS computers.
Guccifer 2.0 apparently forgot to activate a virtual private network during communications, allowing US investigators to identify the hacker as an intelligence agent at Russia's GRU.
A self-proclaimed "mischievous boy" who calls himself "ZENIS" unleashed ransomware attacks that encrypt the files and then purposely deleted the backups.
The BKS version 1 keystore files for Bouncy Castle, a collection of cryptographic APIs for C# and Java applications, reportedly contain a weak hash-based message authentication code (HMAC) that can easily be cracked by hackers.
Retina-X Studios, maker of several Spyware apps designed to help parents and enterprises keep tabs on children and employees, was hacked again, resulting in the compromise of sensitive data belonging to users.
All ransomware is a nightmare but Annabelle is a real horror, appearing more designed to 'show off the skills' of the developer who created it, rather than real a bid to raise ransom payments.
Lauri Love, the British hacker facing up to 99 years in prison if extradited to the US and found guilty of illegally infiltrating US government computer systems, has won his appeal against extradition health grounds.
Previously on Grey's Anatomy... Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital's network was taken over by a hacker who demanded millions in Bitcoin, in what was essentially a ransomware attack.
A British computer hacker was arrested on charges stemming from launching thousands of cyber-attacks against firms, including Pokemon, Google and Skype.
Healthcare data has been stolen from more than half of Norway's population by a hacker or hacker group. The attack happened on 8 January according to BleepingComputer and came to light this week.
An amateur hacker who has titled himself 'Nexus Zeta' has managed to exploit the Huawei home router HG532 by finding all the necessary information on online forums just a few days before carrying out the attack.
A Russian hacker who ran a sophisticated computer hacking network that stole over £2 million from UK businesses has been jailed for nine years.
The London Bridge Plastic Surgery and Aesthetic Clinic has confirmed in a posted statement that it had been hit with a cyber-attack and data was stolen. The clinic did not say exactly what types of information were compromised.
The NHS has suffered a data breach in its SwiftQueue appointment booking system whose database contains confidential records on up to 1.2 million people according to an exclusive report in the Sun tabloid newspaper.
A Ukrainian who authored malware that US intelligence officials say was used by an Russian APT group to hack the Democratic National Committee has become a witness for the FBI.
The hackers who breached HBO and leaked episodes material allegedly from next week's Game of Thrones - with threats to leak more - may have stolen more than 1.5 Terabytes of data, equal to some 750 hours if true.
Residents of the iconic Texas city woken in the middle of the night by wailing emergency sirens, in an incident being blamed on an unknown hacker.
Advanced Persistent Threat group linked to China said to be attacking companies by targeting their suppliers - scale of operation said to be unprecedented.
A medical centre in the UAE has been modestly breached by a hacker who claims to want to teach them a lesson in security.
Yahoo and the company's users may be facing a data breach of epic proportions if a hacker who claims to be hawking 200 million Yahoo account credentials is proven true.
In a first of its kind case, an ISIS-linked hacker pleaded guilty to providing material support to a designated foreign terrorist organisation.
After a hacker got into the phone of Democratic Congressman Ted Lieu, the California lawmaker is asking for an investigation.
Over £57 million has been stolen from the Bangladeshi Central bank by hackers - Bangladesh government threatening to sue the New York Federal Reserve Bank.
A new report from Trend Micro, paints the Brazilian cyber-crime scene as bountiful and its members brazen.
Citrix, a provider of virtualisation, cloud computing and remote assistance software and services to thousands of organisations worldwide, has reportedly been breached which, if true, would lay bare millions of customer endpoints.
Siful Haque Sujan, one of the Islamic State's (ISIS) leading hackers, was killed in a 10 December drone strike, according to a release from US Central Command.
One mysterious hacker has blackmailed a UAE bank threatening to release the account information of some of their most important clients over Twitter.