‘Prince Harry Was Phone-Hacking Victim And Editors Knew’: UK Court | World News

London: Prince Harry scored the biggest win yet in his legal war against British tabloids on Friday when London’s High Court ruled he had been a victim of phone-hacking and other unlawful acts by Mirror Group journalists with the knowledge of their editors. King Charles’ younger son, who became the first senior British royal … Read more

Ukraine Russia War Kyivstar Hacking Cyberattack Telecom Internet GUR Russian Tax System

Ukraine has accused Russia’s secret service of orchestrating a large-scale cyber attack that severely disrupted services for Kyivstar, the country’s primary phone operator. The Ukrainian SBU security service has initiated a criminal investigation into the incident and dispatched agents to the company’s offices, news agency AFP reported. In a statement, the SBU pointed fingers at the … Read more

Major Australian Ports Reopen After Cyberattack Halts Operations

Updated Nov. 13, 2023 12:47 am ET|WSJ Pro SYDNEY—Some of Australia’s biggest ports restarted operations on Monday following a cyberattack that disrupted container traffic ahead of Christmas and highlighted vulnerabilities in the nation’s critical infrastructure. Dubai-based DP World shut down its terminals in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Fremantle after detecting suspicious activity on its systems … Read more

Google creates free tool for small online platforms to tackle ‘terrorist’ content

Google has created a free tool for small, user-created online platforms to deal with terrorist content. Called Altitude, the free tool is built by Jigsaw — a unit within Google that tracks extremism, disinformation and censorship — and the UN-backed online counter-terrorism non-profit group called Tech Against Terrorism. The tool gives small online platforms access … Read more

Hack at ICBC Targeted the Digital Underbelly of Financial Markets

Unit of Industrial and Commercial Bank of China remains unplugged for U.S. markets.

China Cracks Down on 'Pig Butchering.' (It Isn't What You Think.)

Beijing is pursuing scam mills that operate out of secretive, dystopian compounds and swindle people worldwide.

Mahua Moitra alleges phone hacking attempt, receives warning from Apple

The development comes ahead of the Delhi High Court hearing on the defamation suit filed by Moitra regarding the allegations of accepting cash for asking questions in Parliament levelled against her by BJP MP Nishikant Dubey and lawyer Jai Anant Dehadrai on Tuesday. She has been asked by the Ethics Committee to appear before it … Read more

Google and Apple Want You to Log In With Passkeys. Here’s What That Means.

The biggest tech companies want you to ditch passwords for passkeys. You’re probably wondering: What even is a passkey? And do I have to use it? It’s a new type of login that uses cryptographic magic on your phone or laptop. Passkeys are safer than typing “password123,” and more convenient, since all you do is … Read more

Cyberattacks Intensify on Israeli and Palestinian Human Rights Groups

Oct. 20, 2023 1:24 pm ET|WSJ Pro Hackers have stepped up efforts to take down the websites of Israeli and Palestinian humanitarian groups since Hamas attacked Israel on Oct. 7.  The spike in cyberattacks on Israeli human rights organization B’Tselem has reached levels similar to activity seen during the conflict between Israel and Hamas in 2014, said Roy … Read more

Clorox so far has spent $25 million to respond to a suspected ransomware attack, including hiring forensic investigators and legal and technology help, and the company said it expects more expenses to arise in 2024.

Clorox so far has spent $25 million to respond to a suspected ransomware attack, including hiring forensic investigators and legal and technology help, and the company said it expects more expenses to arise in 2024. Source link