Chinese Army to train on Digital Combat

17:18 30 November in Latest Threats

China, repeatedly connected to alleged cyber attacks, is in fact training military forces on digital warfare and "informationalized" war. According to state news intelligence agency Xinhua, the People's Liberation Army plans to start digital warfare games next month focused on mounting new combat forces that focus in cyber...

Warnings Issued By Australian Government On Westpac Phishing Emails

05:20 30 November in Latest Threats

Stay Smart Online, the Australian Government’s web site dedicated to on-line safety, has issued an a warning to Westpac customers of a new phishing campaign that targets them. The attacks begin with a smartly designed phishing email that informs recipients a couple of security update. “Thank you for banking on-line at Westpac, your security is our primary concern. And so as to protect against the recent spate of...

Security Breach In Yahoo Japan,May Have Leaked 22 Million ID’s

05:15 29 November in Latest Threats

Yahoo Japan, which has very little to try with the Yahoo that is buying Tumblr, has disclosed that it believes some twenty two million IDs could have been leaked in an attack that the corporate discovered and stopped because it happened. Yahoo Japan believes the attackers were trying to induce their hands on IDs and possibly whatever else they might get their hands on.The company is unsure what quantity – if anything – got out. They intercepted the file...