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State-actors likely behind Singapore cyberattack: experts

State-actors likely behind Singapore cyberattack: experts

State-actors were likely behind Singapore's biggest ever cyberattack to date, security experts say, citing the scale and sophistication of the hack.

Cyberattack on Singapore health database steals details of 1.5mn, including PM

Cyberattack on Singapore health database steals details of 1.5mn, including PM

A major cyberattack on Singapore's government health database stole the personal information of about 1.5 million people, including Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, the government said on Friday.

Olympics hit by cyberattack, source not revealed

Olympics hit by cyberattack, source not revealed

Olympic officials on Sunday said a cyberattack was responsible for an internet and wifi shutdown during the Pyeongchang Winter Games opening ceremony, but refused to say who was responsible.

Maersk brings major IT systems back online after cyber attack

Maersk brings major IT systems back online after cyber attack

Danish shipping giant A.P. Moller-Maersk said it had restored its major applications, as it brings its IT systems back online after being hit by a major cyberattack last week.

Russian oil giant Rosneft says hit by 'powerful' cyberattack

Russian oil giant Rosneft says hit by 'powerful' cyberattack

Russian state oil giant Rosneft said Tuesday that its servers had suffered a ‘powerful’ cyberattack, but insisted that production had not been hit.

Renault shuts down sites after being hit by cyberattack

Renault shuts down sites after being hit by cyberattack

French carmaker Renault is the latest major organisation to be hit by the massive wave of cyberattacks sweeping the globe, the company's management said on Saturday.

Researcher finds 'kill switch' for cyberattack ransomeware

Researcher finds 'kill switch' for cyberattack ransomeware

A cybersecurity researcher appears to have discovered a ‘kill switch’ that can prevent the spread of the WannaCry ransomware -- for now -- that has caused the cyberattacks wreaking havoc globally ...

Qatar National Bank says systems 'secure' after hack attack

Qatar National Bank says systems 'secure' after hack attack

Qatar National Bank said on Sunday that its systems were ‘fully secure’ following a cyber attack which potentially exposed the names and passwords of tens of thousands of customers.