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Ukraine sees surge in cyberattacks targeting election, suspects Russia

World / Politics Jan 26, 2019

Ukraine sees surge in cyberattacks targeting election, suspects Russia

Hackers likely controlled by Russia are stepping up efforts to disrupt Ukraine's presidential election in March with cyberattacks on electoral servers and personal computers of election staff, the head of Ukraine's cyberpolice said on Friday. Serhiy Demedyuk told Reuters the attackers were using virus-infected greeting ...

National Dec 1, 2018

Japan working on ability to counter cyberattacks

The central government plans to develop methods to counter cyberattacks, informed sources have said. The government will spell out a strategy aimed at possessing ways to counter such attacks in its new defense policy guidelines and midterm defense buildup program, due out late this year, ...

Asia Pacific Nov 20, 2018

Australia seeing surge in theft of company secrets by China: report

China has sharply escalated cyberattacks on Australian companies this year in a "constant, significant effort" to steal, according to a report published Tuesday. The investigation by Fairfax Media and commercial broadcaster Channel Nine comes just days after U.S. Vice President Mike Pence accused Beijing, at ...