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World Nov 13, 2018

Internet traffic hijack disrupts Google services

An internet traffic diversion that rerouted data through Russia and China disrupted Google services on Monday, including search, cloud-hosting services and its bundle of collaboration tools for businesses. Service interruptions lasted for nearly two hours and ended about 5:30 p.m. EST., network service companies said. ...

In online ruse, fake journalists tried to hack U.S.-based Saudi critic

World Nov 9, 2018

In online ruse, fake journalists tried to hack U.S.-based Saudi critic

Hackers impersonating journalists tried to intercept the communications of a prominent Saudi opposition figure in Washington, The Associated Press has found. One attempt involved the fabrication of a fake BBC secretary and an elaborate television interview request; the other involved the impersonation of slain Washington ...

Georgia governor's race roiled by election security charges

World / Politics Nov 6, 2018

Georgia governor's race roiled by election security charges

The bruising race for governor of Georgia has been roiled by unsupported, 11th-hour allegations from the Republican candidate, who is also the state's chief election official, that Democrats sought to hack the voter registration system. Here's a look at the dispute, how it unfolded and ...