Russian hackers targeting US Senate email accounts since June 2017: Report

Cybersecurity firm has deemed the group a "Russian-based threat actor" with likely ties to Russian military intelligence.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 13th, 2018

Russians Are Now Trying to Hack U.S. Senate Emails

Russian hackers have been trying to break into Senate email accounts as part of a broader influence campaign, cybersecurity experts reported Friday......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 12th, 2018

Russian hackers are laying the groundwork to spy on the US Senate, cybersecurity firm says

Thomson Reuters The cybersecurity firm Trend Micro found evidence that Russian hackers targeted the US Senate's internal email system in mid-2017. The phishing emails,.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 12th, 2018

T-Mobile website bug let hackers steal data with a phone number

Up until last week, a T-Mobile website had a serious security hole that let hackers access user's email addresses, accounts and a phone's IMSI network code, according to a report from Motherboard. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 11th, 2017

Facebook reportedly discovered it had been infiltrated by Russian government hackers months before the election

GettyMembers of a hacking group connected to Russia's military intelligence unit, the GRU, began creating fake Facebook accounts to amplify stolen emails as early as June 2016, people familiar with the company's investiga.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 24th, 2017

Russia spent $100,000 targeting Americans on Facebook — here’s how far that cash and influence would go

Drew Angerer/Getty ImagesFacebook just disclosed that a Russian agency tied to the Kremlin spent over $100,000 on Facebook Ads between June 2015 and May 2017 to promote divisive issues such as LGB.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 8th, 2017

Russian hackers targeting Macron, say cyber experts

French presidential frontrunner hit by group that hacked Clinton campaign, report says.....»»

Category: topSource: ftApr 25th, 2017

FBI: Russian hackers likely used a simple phishing email on a Yahoo employee to hack 500 million user accounts (YHOO, VZ)

APThe FBI says hackers used social engineering techniques on a "semi-privileged" Yahoo employee in order to break into the company's systems and access 500 million user accounts. In an interview with Ar.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 16th, 2017

Two Arrested For Hacking Email Accounts Of ECB"s Mario Draghi, Former Italian PM Renzi

It appears the Clinton campaign wasn't the only one targeted by malicious (Russian) hackers. Reuters reported that on Tuesday, Italian police arrested two people for hacking into thousands of email acc.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 10th, 2017

Former Republican presidential candidate says Russia hacked his accounts, calls for "crippling sanctions" against Putin

Screenshot via CNNSen. Lindsey Graham accused Russian hackers of targeting his campaign accounts in an interview on CNN Wednesday. Graham, a former Republican presidential candidate, said the vendor that administered his campaign's accounts was hacked in .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 14th, 2016

Hackers Targeted Russian Central Bank In $45 Million Heist

In its 2016 annual report, the Russian Central Bank revealed a major attack on its accounts. Hackers infiltrated the Bank's systems and had their sights set on a $45 million payday. In its 2016 annual report, the Russian Central Bank revealed a majo.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesDec 3rd, 2016

Russia’s Central Bank Says It Was the Victim of an Attempted Cyber Heist

The country has been on high alert after accusations made by U.S. officials. Hackers broke into accounts at the Russian central bank earlier this year by faking a client’s credentials and attempted to steal $45 million, the bank said in a report.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 2nd, 2016

Google Warns Russian Journalists About ‘Government-Backed Attackers’

Google has notified more than a dozen Russian journalists and activists that “government-backed attackers” may be targeting their email accounts. One journalist informed of the potential security breach was Aric Toler, a writer for the open-source in.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 12th, 2016

DNO ASA 2017 Annual Statement of Reserves and Resources

DNO ASA, the Norwegian oil and gas operator, today released its 2017 Annual Report and Accounts together with its 2017 Annual Statement of Reserves and Resources, reporting an increase in operating prof.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsMar 16th, 2018

Ben Carson and His Wife Picked Out the $31,000 Dining Room Set, Internal Emails Show: Report

"I believe Allison has print outs of the furniture the Secretary and Mrs. Carson picked out," a HUD staffer wrote in an August 29 2017 email......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 14th, 2018

7 states compromised by Russian hackers ahead of 2016 election: report

U.S. intelligence agencies had substantial evidence that Russian operatives had compromised state websites o.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 27th, 2018

China Prosecuting Tycoon Who Considered Kushner Investment - U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World ReportChina Prosecuting Tycoon Who Considered Kushner InvestmentU.S. News & World ReportIn this June 14, 2017 photo, people walk past an entra.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsFeb 23rd, 2018

Citi Downgrades Snap To Sell Amid Negative Sentiment Of Snapchat"s Redesign

Snap Inc (NYSE: SNAP) surprised investors a couple of weeks ago with its first ever better-than-expected earnings report, which sent shares soaring above the $20 mark for the first time since June 2017. Latest Ratings.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 20th, 2018

Kremlin rejects US accusation that Russia behind "NotPetya" cyber attack

The virus, which the White House said was launched in June 2017 by the Russian military, crippled parts of Ukraine's infrastructure and damaged computers in countries across the globe.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 16th, 2018

Here"s how NSA used Twitter accounts to send coded message to Russian spy

The tweets were sent throughout 2017 and reportedly, the NSA officials would tell the Russian to expect public tweets in advance.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 11th, 2018

Twitter identified 49 accounts run by a Russian troll factory during Brexit (TWTR)

REUTERS/Neil Hall Twitter has identified accounts connected to a Russian troll factory that were active during the UK's Brexit vote in June 2016. The company has consistently downplayed suggest.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 8th, 2018