Gulf Times - attacks
5.5mn malware attacks recorded in GCC in 2019: Trend Micro

5.5mn malware attacks recorded in GCC in 2019: Trend Micro

A total of 5,544,299 malware attacks were recorded in GCC last year, making the region the fifth most-hit by malware in Asia, and 14th in the world, a new report has shown.

Taliban attacks on checkpoints in northern Afghanistan kill 13

Taliban attacks on checkpoints in northern Afghanistan kill 13

At least 13 Afghan security forces were killed and several more injured when Taliban fighters attacked security checkpoints in northern Kunduz province, officials said on Wednesday.

Afghan forces launch air, ground attacks on Taliban, killing 51

Afghan forces launch air, ground attacks on Taliban, killing 51

Afghan forces used ground attacks and air strikes in multiple operations against the Taliban during the last 24 hours, killing 51 fighters in an escalation that signalled renewed deadlock in peace talks.

Turkish aid group says 120,000 fleeing attacks in Syria's Idlib

Turkish aid group says 120,000 fleeing attacks in Syria's Idlib

The number of Syrians fleeing attacks in the country's northwestern Idlib province and heading towards Turkey has reached 120,000, a Turkish aid group said on Monday ...

Four dead, five injured in attacks on Ebola responders in Congo

Four dead, five injured in attacks on Ebola responders in Congo

Four members of Ebola response teams in eastern Congo have been killed in two attacks that the head of the World Health Organization (WHO) predicted ...

Ministry warns people about Phishing attacks

Ministry warns people about Phishing attacks

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) has urged people to beware of phishing attacks.

Twin Somali attacks hit US special forces base, Italian convoy

Twin Somali attacks hit US special forces base, Italian convoy

Somali insurgents on Monday mounted an ambitious attack on a base where US special forces train Somali commandos, while an Italian military convoy was hit in a separate blast in the capital Mogadishu.

Taliban attacks kill 48, Afghan leader unhurt as bomber targets rally

Taliban attacks kill 48, Afghan leader unhurt as bomber targets rally

Taliban suicide bombers killed 48 people in two separate attacks in Afghanistan on Tuesday, the deadliest taking place near an election rally by President Ashraf Ghani, though he was unhurt.

Saudi attacks raise spectre of oil at $100

Saudi attacks raise spectre of oil at $100

The oil market will rally by $5-$10 per barrel when it opens today and may spike to as high as $100 per barrel if Saudi Arabia fails to quickly resume oil supply lost after attacks over the weekend, traders and analysts said.

Australia to block internet domains hosting extremist content during terror attacks

Australia to block internet domains hosting extremist content during terror attacks

Australia will block access to internet domains hosting terrorist material during crisis events and will consider legislation to force digital platforms to improve the safety of their services, officials said on Sunday.

60 killed in Aden twin attacks, Yemeni official says

60 killed in Aden twin attacks, Yemeni official says

At least 60 people were killed on Thursday in two attacks targeting security facilities in Yemen's southern city of Aden, a government minister said.

Trump attacks Mueller ahead of testimony on Russia probe

Trump attacks Mueller ahead of testimony on Russia probe

President Donald Trump attacked Special Counsel Robert Mueller on Monday, two days before the former FBI chief testifies in Congress ...