LAS VEGAS One of the most effective teams of Chinese government-backed hackers is also conducting financially-motivated side operations, cybersecurity researchers said on Wednesday.
WASHINGTON Alphabet's Google has blacklisted websites approved by a United Arab Emirates-based security company after Reuters reports tied the firm to a state hacking operation.
WASHINGTON Firefox browser maker Mozilla is blocking the United Arab Emirates' government from serving as one of its internet security gatekeepers, citing Reuters reports on a UAE cyber espionage program.
WASHINGTON/LONDON/SAN FRANCISCO Hackers working for Western intelligence agencies broke into Russian internet search company Yandex in late 2018, deploying a rare type of malware in an attempt to spy on user accounts, four people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters.
LONDON Hackers working for China's Ministry of State Security broke into networks of eight of the world's biggest technology service providers in an effort to steal commercial secrets from their clients, according to sources familiar with the attacks.
LONDON Hacked by suspected Chinese cyber spies five times from 2014 to 2017, security staff at Swedish telecoms equipment giant Ericsson had taken to naming their response efforts after different types of wine.
SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON Fourteen Russia-backed YouTube channels spreading disinformation have been generating billions of views and millions of dollars in advertising revenue, according to researchers, and had not been labelled as state-sponsored, contrary to the world's most popular streaming service's policy. | Video
SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON, June 7 Fourteen
Russia-backed YouTube channels spreading disinformation have
been generating billions of views and millions of dollars in
advertising revenue, according to researchers, and had not been
labeled as state-sponsored, contrary to the world's most popular
streaming service's policy.