Tags Saudi Arabia

Hackers posed as Egyptian oil contractor in apparent spy campaign ahead of OPEC meeting

by Jeff Stone • 2 months ago

The number of attempted attacks surged before a highly anticipated meeting between Saudi Arabia, Russia and other oil-producing nations.

Iran-linked hackers use VPN exploits in far-flung spying campaign

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 months ago

A failure to patch has enabled a three-year running hacking campaign.

The big questions from FTI's report on the Jeff Bezos hack

by Shannon Vavra • 4 months ago

FTI's investigation has raised more questions about what actually happened on the Amazon founder's phone.

Hack of Jeff Bezos' phone likely happened through Saudi crown prince, analysts tell UN

by Shannon Vavra • 5 months ago

The Saudi Kingdom then ran an intrusive surveillance against Amazon's founder.

Saudi cyber authority uncovers new data-wiping malware, and experts suspect Iran is behind it

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

It's the latest sign that Iranian computer operatives are interested in using data-wiping attacks to disrupt organizations in the Middle East.

Twitter removes nearly 6,000 accounts spreading Saudi-backed propaganda

by Jeff Stone • 6 months ago

Many of the tweets spouting anti-Qatar and anti-Iranian messaging, often in Arabic.

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