Hackers dump more customer data from Australian insurer Medibank
The latest release on the dark web follows progressive uploads, including records of customers' mental health and alcohol use, that began after Medibank said on Nov 7 it would not pay a ransom.
Hackers demand US$10 million for stolen Australian health records
Australian healthcare company Medibank has repeatedly refused to pay the hackers.
Russian hackers account for most 2021 ransomware schemes, US says
Out of 793 ransomware incidents reported in the second half of 2021, 75% 'had a nexus to Russia, its proxies, or persons acting on its behalf,' reports say.
Russian hackers linked to new Brexit leak website, Google says
The website says it has published private emails from former British spymaster Richard Dearlove and other supporters of Britain's divorce from the EU, which was finalised in January 2020.
US says advanced hackers have shown ability to hijack critical infrastructure
Government agencies issued a joint advisory saying the hackers' malicious software could affect a type of device called programmable logic controllers made by Schneider Electric and Omron Corp.
Hackers got user data from Meta with forged request
Meta says the firm reviews every data request for 'legal sufficiency' and uses 'advanced systems and processes' to validate law enforcement requests and detect abuse.
Hackers steal over US$600 million in major crypto heist
The haul was valued at US$545 million when it was stolen on March 23, but was worth about US$615 million based on prices Tuesday, making it one of largest thefts ever in the crypto world.
Hackers steal research data from Sweden’s Volvo Cars
The company, owned by China's Geely, says 'there may be an impact on the company's operation' but likely no 'impact on the safety or security of its customers' cars or their personal data'.
Israel slashes list of countries that can buy cyber tech, says report
A local newspaper says Mexico, Morocco, Saudi Arabia, Mexico and the UAE are among countries which will now be barred from importing Israeli cyber tech.
FBI says hackers got no data after compromising email server
The agency says it has fixed the software vulnerability that allowed the attack.
Thousands of messages sent as hackers compromise FBI email system
The FBI says it is an 'ongoing situation'.
Hackers-for-hire the biggest cybersecurity threat, says EU agency
The study, which covered the period April 2020 to July 2021, seeks to help governments and companies understand cybersecurity threats and develop techniques to tackle the problem.