Tags U.K. National Cyber Security Centre

US, UK accuse Russian military hackers of battering-ram password attacks against hundreds of targets

by Tim Starks • 4 months ago

The targets of Fancy Bear's brute force attacks include both government agencies and the private sector, the advisory alleges.

UK bill proposes stiff fines for companies that violate Huawei ban

by Joe Warminsky • 11 months ago

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

After hackers nearly stole $1M from soccer team, UK agency warns of sporting sector’s vulnerabilities

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

Another soccer team suffered a ransomware attack that cost the club hundreds of thousands of dollars.

U.S., U.K. authorities warn of state-linked and criminal hacking exploiting coronavirus pandemic

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 years ago

"APT groups and cybercriminals are likely to continue to exploit the COVID-19 pandemic over the coming weeks and months,” the agencies said.

UK won't ban Huawei in British 5G technology, defying U.S. warnings

by Jeff Stone • 2 years ago

The decision comes after more than 18 months of lobbying from U.S. officials including President Trump.