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Cyber warfare Three Iranian hackers indicted for stealing data from U.S. satellite companies

Three Iranian hackers were indicted in the US today for stealing sensitive commercial data, intellectual property, and personal data from …

Cyber warfare Britain’s Challenger 2 tanks may make way for a stronger cyber force

The government is reportedly toying with the idea of mothballing the British Army's Challenger 2 main battle tanks to dedicate …

Cyber warfare EU imposes first-ever sanctions against Chinese and Russian hackers

The European Council recently imposed travel bans and froze assets of a number of Chinese and Russian hackers and entities …

Cyber warfare Parliament committee report calls for coordinated action against Russian cyber ops

The Parliament's Intelligence and Security Committee (ISC) today released its much-anticipated report on Russian activities targeting the UK, stating that …

Cyber warfare Australia to invest $1.35 billion to fight against emerging cyber threats

The Australian government has pledged to invest $1.35 billion over the next decade the develop new capabilities to neutralise and …

Cyber warfare Australian PM warns of widespread state-sponsored cyber attacks

The Prime Minister of Australia has announced that "a sophisticated state-based cyber actor" is currently targeting a large number of …

Cyber warfare MoD raises first Cyber Regiment to secure defence networks from cyber threats

The Ministry of Defence has launched the first dedicated Cyber Regiment that is tasked to protect vital defence networks at …

Cyber warfare Government cybersecurity commission calls for international cooperation, resilience and retaliation

The global commons are under assault in cyberspace. Ransomware attacks, including North Korea’s WannaCry and Russia’s NotPetya, have disrupted vital medical services and …

Cyber warfare Austrian says government IT systems being targeted by state actors

The Austrian government announced on Saturday that the state department's IT systems were the targets of a "serious cyber attack" …

Cyber warfare Iranian hackers deface US government website following Soleimani’s killing

Hackers calling themselves members of "Iran Cyber Security Group" recently defaced the website of the US government's Federal Depository Library …

Cyber warfare For caught in the crossfire of cyberwarfare

Dr Sandra Bell, Head of Resilience Consulting EMEA, Sungard Availability Services, provides an overview of how the topic of state-backed …

Cyber warfare U.S. carried out cyber strikes on Iran following the bombing of Saudi oil facilities

Reuters has reported that the United States carried out secret "cyber operations" against Iran in retaliation against drone attacks on …