Australia on Monday said a ‘sophisticated state actor’ had hacked the country's main political parties and parliament, just weeks before a closely fought election.
Bangladesh will Wednesday file a lawsuit in New York against a Philippine bank over its involvement in one of the biggest-ever cyber heists, the country's central bank governor said.
A schoolboy who "dreamed" of working for Apple hacked the firm's computer systems, Australian media has reported, although the tech giant said no customer data was compromised.
The boy was the quickest of 35 children, aged 6 to 17, who all eventually hacked into copies of the websites of six swing states.
The conference on combating cyber crime, organised by the Ministry of Interior, stressed the importance of spreading community awareness about such threats.