Category: Cyber threats- Cyber Attacks -Cyber agents

Explosive Report: Chinese Infiltration Of Apple, Amazon And The CIA

But in a game-changing report published Thursday morning, Bloomberg Businessweek exposed a sprawling multi-year investigation into China’s infiltration of US corporate and defense infrastructure. Most notably, it confirmed that, in addition to efforts designed to sway US elections, China’s intelligence community orchestrated a pervasive infiltration of servers used […]

Electronic Warfare “Disables” U.S. Aircraft In Syria

Cyber warfare has long loomed in our future, but there’s little question that it’s actually happening now. We usually think of this as someone in front of a computer purposely attacking another person’s computer. Take the 2016 election: With the help of thousands of bots, Russian propaganda has […]

Prepare: Pentagon Warns of Major Incoming Cyberattacks.

Cyber experts have warned that within the next two or three weeks, the U.S. and other countries may face an even more widespread and damaging infrastructure cyberattack. Pentagon spokeswoman Dana White said in a Pentagon briefing that there has been a “2,000 percent increase in Russian trolls in the […]

Ransomware hits Boeing may lock up aircraft computers

The “WannaCry” ransomware is back and it has struck Boeing Corporation. WannaCry ransomware is infecting Boeing systems at a “rapid pace.” Infection may be spreading to systems on aircraft. Pilots do not fly planes, computers fly planes. and if this ransomware has gotten into the aircraft system and locks-it-up […]

Hackers Unleash Second NSA-Developed Cyber-Weapon On Dark Web

While a second variant of the WannaCry(pt) ransomware (based on NSA’s EternalBlue exploit) was spreading across the globe yesterday, The FT reports criminal hacking groups have repurposed a second classified cyber weapon stolen from US spies and have made it available on the so-called dark web. On Monday, the […]