Australia investigates reported hacks aimed at parliament, media
Australian cyber authorities are investigating.
Suspected North Korean hackers who targeted job applicants prove more ambitious than first believed
The tactic represents the kind of digital spying technique that would have given hackers access to machines belonging to job applicants positioned near military organizations — just the kind of targets that a foreign government would value.
Public disclosure didn't stop suspected Chinese hackers from targeting the Vatican
Hackers with suspected ties to the Chinese government have ramped up their operations targeting the Vatican, Recorded Future said.
Australia blames a state actor for major disruptions. China is already denying it.
The "sophisticated" campaign coincides with an ongoing trade row between Canberra and Beijing.
Australian government says it is hacking criminals who are exploiting the pandemic
It is perhaps the furthest a government has gone publicly in pledging to combat criminals through cyber-operations during the health crisis.
Facebook intends to implement end-to-end encryption despite DOJ pressure
Two of the company's executives have written to the Department of Justice as Congress prepares to look closely at the issue.