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Cyber attack Labour Party targeted by cyber attack

A Labour Party spokeswoman announced today that the party's digital systems were targeted by a "sophisticated and large-scale cyber attack" …

Cyber attack Cyber breach reported by marine firm James Fisher

Marine services provider James Fisher and Sons Plc (JFS) said on Tuesday that hackers had gained unauthorised access to its …

Cyber attack Cyber attack hits Spanish companies including radio network

A cyber attack has hit Spanish companies including Cadena SER radio, Spain's National Security Department said on Monday. The virus …

Cyber attack Lazarus Group’s DTrack malware infects Indian nuclear power plant

The Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited (NPCIL) has confirmed that administrative systems at its Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant, located …

Cyber attack Hackers infiltrated Avast’s internal network using stolen credentials

Czech antivirus service provider Avast has confirmed that hackers used stolen VPN credentials and exploited the lack of two-factor authentication …

Cyber attack UK local councils faced 263 million cyber attacks in first half of 2019

Local councils across the UK faced as many as 263 million cyber attacks in the first half of 2019, averaging …

Cyber attack China denies responsibility for Airbus cyber attacks

China's Foreign Ministry reiterated a denial of involvement in cyber attacks on Friday. This is after French news agency, AFP, …

Cyber attack Airbus under secret-seeking attacks

A series of cyber attacks on Airbus were conducted via the computer systems of its suppliers and contractors. They were …

Cyber attack Italian defence group Leonardo seeks out cyber security expansion

Italian defence group Leonardo is seeking partnerships with hi-tech companies in the cyber security sector, Chief Executive Alessandro Profumo said …

Cyber attack European Central Bank shuts down one of its websites after cyber attack

The European Central Bank (ECB) shut down one of its websites on Thursday after it was hacked and infected with …

Cyber attack BASF, Siemens, Henkel, Roche target of cyber attacks

German blue-chip companies BASF, Siemens, Henkel <HNKG_p.DE> along with a host of others said on Wednesday they had been victims …