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Cyber security more difficult by the day
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Cyber security more difficult by the day

Cyber security will be difficult to maintain next year as hackers use smarter and more sophisticated technology to make...

Viet Nam among countries hardest-hit by cyber crime
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Viet Nam among countries hardest-hit by cyber crime

Threats to information safety and cyber security are becoming more and more serious as technology progresses and Internet becomes increasingly popular, experts said yesterday at the 2017 Viet Nam

Workshop seeks to boost CLMV cyber cooperation
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Workshop seeks to boost CLMV cyber cooperation

NDO/VNA – A two-day workshop opened in Hanoi on October 12 to discuss cyber policies and cooperation among Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam (CLMV).

ASEAN cyber security drill aims to boost cooperation
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ASEAN cyber security drill aims to boost cooperation

Ten ASEAN nations are testing their cyber security emergency response preparedness with a drill that began here on Monday.

As China ushers in new cyber law, misgivings remain
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As China ushers in new cyber law, misgivings remain

The law has sparked fierce push-back by firms and lobby groups.

England's emergency units open 'as normal' again after cyber attack
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England's emergency units open 'as normal' again after cyber attack

Baomoi - Accident and emergency units in England were nearly back to normal on Tuesday (May 16), the National Health Service (NHS) said, after the last restrictions put in place following the global

We are all cyber stewards
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We are all cyber stewards

Yahoo News Just days before last week’s massive cyber assault known as WannaCry struck computers in at least 150 countries, the telecommunications giant NTT issued a report on digital threats

Cyber defense alone not enough
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Cyber defense alone not enough

Vietnamnet - Cyber insurance makes a lot of sense but it’s expensive and as a fledgling industry lacks established standards.

APNewsBreak: Cyber spies target American-Egyptian writer
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APNewsBreak: Cyber spies target American-Egyptian writer

Yahoo News PARIS (AP) — American-Egyptian author Mona Eltahawy is one of many activists and human rights advocates targeted in a sweeping cyberespionage campaign blamed on Egypt's government, The

Russia charges cyber security experts with treason: lawyer
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Russia charges cyber security experts with treason: lawyer

Yahoo News Russian authorities have charged two former officers in the Federal Security Service and an employee of cyber security firm Kaspersky Lab with committing treason in the interests of the

US intel report: Putin directed cyber campaign to help Trump
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US intel report: Putin directed cyber campaign to help Trump

The report, although it omitted classified details, was the U.S. government's starkest public description of what it says was an unprecedented Russian campaign to manipulate the American body politic.

U.S. spy chief 'resolute' on Russia cyber attack, differs with Trump
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U.S. spy chief 'resolute' on Russia cyber attack, differs with Trump

Yahoo News By Patricia Zengerle and Dustin Volz WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top U.S. intelligence official said on Thursday he was "even more resolute" in his belief that Russia staged cyber attacks

U.S. intelligence chiefs call Russia 'major' cyber threat to U.S.
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U.S. intelligence chiefs call Russia 'major' cyber threat to U.S.

Yahoo News WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Russia is a major threat to a wide range of U.S. interests because of its "highly-advanced offensive cyber program" and sophisticated capabilities, senior U.S.

Senator McCain calls Jan 5 hearing on foreign cyber threats
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Senator McCain calls Jan 5 hearing on foreign cyber threats

Yahoo News - WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican U.S. Senator John McCain has scheduled a Jan. 5 hearing on foreign cyber threats to the United States, after Washington ordered the expulsion of Russian

OSCE victim of 'major' cyber attack
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OSCE victim of 'major' cyber attack

Yahoo News The Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe, an international election and war monitor, said Wednesday it had become the latest global institution to suffer a "major" cyber

New York revises, delays new cyber rules after industry complaints
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New York revises, delays new cyber rules after industry complaints

Yahoo News - The rules from the New York State Department of Financial Services are being closely watched by financial services firms around the United States because they would be the first of their

Ukraine Conflict Monitor OSCE Confirms Cyber-attack
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Ukraine Conflict Monitor OSCE Confirms Cyber-attack

Yahoo News The organization charged with monitoring the Russia-fomented conflict in eastern Ukraine confirmed on Wednesday that it suffered a data breach “compromising the confidentiality” of its

Huawei in talks to buy Israeli cyber company HexaTier: sources
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Huawei in talks to buy Israeli cyber company HexaTier: sources

Chinese smartphone maker Huawei [HWT.UL] is negotiating the acquisition of Israeli start-up HexaTier, whose technology secures databases in the cloud, industry sources in the two countries said on

Britain urged to increase cyber security in financial services
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Britain urged to increase cyber security in financial services

Britain's intelligence agencies need to do more to help regulators to protect the financial services industry from cyber crime, the head of an influential parliamentary committee said on Monday.

Senators call for probe of cyber attacks by Russia
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Senators call for probe of cyber attacks by Russia

By David Morgan and Sarah N. Lynch WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Republican and Democratic senators called on Sunday for a special bipartisan panel to investigate cyber attacks against the United

Obama points finger at Putin for cyber attacks on U.S. election
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Obama points finger at Putin for cyber attacks on U.S. election

By Roberta Rampton and Jeff Mason WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama on Friday strongly suggested that Russian President Vladimir Putin personally oversaw the computer hacks of

Thai junta passes controversial cyber-crime law
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Thai junta passes controversial cyber-crime law

Thailand's rubber-stamp parliament on Friday passed a controversial cyber-crime law that critics say strengthens the junta's ability to police the web and squeeze out criticism. The junta has banned

'Dronejacking' may be the next big cyber threat
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'Dronejacking' may be the next big cyber threat

A big rise in drone use is likely to lead to a new wave of "dronejackings" by cybercriminals, security experts warned Tuesday. A report by Intel's McAfee Labs said hackers are expected to start

Cyber security college to open at Britain's Bletchley Park
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Cyber security college to open at Britain's Bletchley Park

Britain's next generation of cyber security experts will be taught at Bletchley Park, where Nazi codes were cracked during World War II, the head of the new college announced on Thursday. Head of the

UK Treasury chief promises to 'strike back' on cyber threat
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UK Treasury chief promises to 'strike back' on cyber threat

LONDON (AP) — Britain's Treasury chief promised Tuesday that the U.K. will strike back against cyberattacks amid fears that state-sponsored hackers jeopardize society.