The latest Information Security news relevant to Information Security Leaders.

Cyber warfare UK unveils new National Cyber Force to take on cyber adversaries

The government has formally announced the setting up of a National Cyber Force that will carry out cyber operations to …

Cyber warfare US sanctions Russian research facility behind the Triton malware

The United States has sanctioned a Russian government research institution for developing and deploying the Triton malware to target essential …

Cyber warfare UK and EU impose sanctions on GRU chief in response to German parliament hack

The UK has strongly supported the European Council's decision to impose a travel ban and an asset freeze on two …

Cyber warfare Russia’s GRU targeted Tokyo Olympics officials, says UK govt

The UK government has accused Russia's military intelligence service, the GRU, of conducting cyber reconnaissance operations targeting the organisers, officials, …

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 …