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Iranian state media blames hack for apparent fuel shortage, the latest incident to draw attention

by Jeff Stone • 3 months ago

Few details about the incident were immediately available.

Suspected Iranian hackers pose as ransomware operators to target Israeli organizations

by Sean Lyngaas • 8 months ago

Certain Iran-linked hacking groups are increasingly willing to use tactics associated with financially motivated criminals, researchers say.

After more than a decade, SentinelOne researchers weed out Dell vulnerabilities

by Tim Starks • 9 months ago

Dell issued fixes for the issues in question.

Ransomware hits two state-run organizations in the Middle East and North Africa

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

It's the latest example of data-wiping tools being aimed at key organizations in the region.

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

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 years ago

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

Winter Olympics cyberattacks meant to 'send a message'

by Chris Bing • 4 years ago

Multiple cybersecurity firms now suggests that a hacking group equipped with "destructive" wiper malware may have been behind the disturbance.