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Alt-Right Social Media Platform Gab Hacked, 70 GB of User Data Made Publicly Available

WASHINGTON, D. C.-The transparency activism group DDoSecrets has announced the release of 70 gigabytes of user data from the social media platform Gab, a...

Australian Government Agency Suffers Clop Ransomware Attack

Clop ransomware hackers claiming to have access to data stolen from the NSW transport department have posted snapshots of the files and offered them...

Microsoft Accuses China of Conductong Email Cyber Attacks

Microsoft alleged that hackers with links to the Chinese government have been conducting cyberattacks against its Exchange email server software.According to Microsoft, Hafnium tried...

Right Wing Social Platform ‘Gab’ Hacked

Social media platform Gab, a site known for its right leaning political communities, was hacked by transparency group DDoSecrets, who allegedly stole 70 GB...

Chinese Hackers Target Indian Biotech Firms

Singapore-based security research firm Cyfirma disclosed that a Chinese state-backed hacking group hs targeted the IT systems of two Indian vaccine makers, Serum Institute...

Vietnamese Hackers Attack Dissidents And Private Sector Targets

Vietnamese state-supported hackers “Ocean Lotus” (APT32) have reportedly targeted journalists, human rights activists, and freedom of speech advocates from 2018-2020. Amnesty International's Security Lab disclosed...

Chinese Hackers Cloned And Reused NSA’s Hacking Software

Investigations into malware attacks by Chinese hackers have revealed that the software used in the attacks was originally developed by the US National Security...

Adobe, Arm, BBC, Intel, Microsoft, and Truepic Form Anti-Disinformation Alliance

Adobe, Arm, BBC, Intel, Microsoft, and Truepic have formed a coalition to develop an end-to-end open standard for tracing the origin and evolution of...

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