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Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) and routing attacks on online infrastructure increased last year according to a European agency for network security.
A network time protocol security hole has been discovered and there are reports that exploits already exist for it and are being used in attacks.
Two governments working together are said to have developed the state-sponsored malware that attacked the European Union. Guess what? One of the makers was an EU country.
Researchers are looking at how to fix the security flaws in the industrial control systems that run power stations, rail networks and the electricity grid.
Sony has been hit by a fresh wave of DDoS attacks, compounded by a bomb threat posted on Twitter which caused a Sony executive's plane to be grounded.
By Chris McNabPublished by O'Reilly Media (http://oreilly.com/catalog/9780596510305/)How secure is your network? The best way to...
The social network has stepped up password security in the past, especially after finding itself the victim of widely reported cyber attacks.
Despite being key pillars in protecting online freedom of speech, one Irish political party member wants open-source browsers and anonymous networks scrutinised by EU nations.
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iiNet's engineers have launched an investigation following an attack on servers in the TransACT network yesterday.
Distributed Denial of Service attacks are increasing by leaps and bounds. Arbor Networks and Google make it possible for you to see just how bad it is.
Attackers causing more outages - but hardware failures, storms still hitting Europe's networks hardest
Europe's regulators reported more cyber attacks as the cause of internet outages, but hardware failure still takes the top spot.
ICANN has released a basic primer on what organisations should do when experiencing a DDoS attack, highlighting that it isn't law enforcement's job to stop them.
At the start of RSA 2013, Juniper Networks is rolling out a global database to track attacks on individual devices.
What happens to users and their phones in the event of a mobile malware epidemic or a terrorist attack? Researchers at a California-based lab are hoping to answer those very questions using simulations.
The White House confirms a hacking attempt on an unclassified network, but shows that humans often remain the weak link in the security chain.
Nearly 15 years after founding SuperGroups.com, Mark Weinstein is back with Sgrouples and says it’s time privacy becomes the hallmark of social networking.
Distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks are on the rise, and, according to Earthwave CEO Carlos Minassian, the situation will get worse when the National Broadband Network (NBN) rolls out.
Most security incidents are down to human error — and the lack of experience and training for IT professionals dealing with IPv6 make those mistakes more likely, says Axel Pawlik
Malware distributors have launched a new wave of attacks aimed at taking over unpatched PCs and Macs. They look like routine messages from a bank or a social network, but instead of phishing for passwords, they're serving up malware.
Akamai, a content-delivery network provider with over 100,000 servers across the world, has released a product to mitigate and defend against DDoS attacks and other web threats
British virtual private network company Hide My Ass has said that it turned over logs on a suspected LulzSec member to the FBI in response to a UK court order.The court order requested information related to an account associated with a number of attacks on computer systems, Hide My Ass said in a blog post on Friday.
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