Tags National Cyber Security Centre

Ransomware fueled record year for UK cyber response

by Tim Starks

Attacks on health care were among the most predominant.

Russia’s SVR spy agency scanned for Microsoft Exchange Server bug, UK and US say

by Sean Lyngaas

It’s the third time in a month that U.S. officials have published information on hacking techniques allegedly used by the SVR.

Manchester United attack illuminates the cyberthreats facing an overlooked sports sector

by Sean Lyngaas

“We’ve seen more and more football clubs and other high-profile sporting businesses targeted by things like ransomware,” former NCSC Director Ciaran Martin said.

State-sponsored hackers try to exploit flaw in popular mobile software, UK warns

by Sean Lyngaas

Access to a mobile device management server is gold for an attacker.

UK bill proposes stiff fines for companies that violate Huawei ban

by Joe Warminsky

Legislation proposed by Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government would levy fines of as much as 100,000 pounds per day.

APT groups are exploiting outdated VPNs to spy on international targets, U.K. and U.S. warn

by Jeff Stone

Microsoft warned back in August that suspected Chinese hackers were trying to use VPNs as intelligence-gathering tools.

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