In a telling interview that covered a broad list of topics before the upcoming G20 gathering in China, Russian President Vladimir Putin has swept aside all accusations of Russia’s alleged involvement in the high-profile hacks targeting the U.S. Democratic party.
According to a report, the FBI has uncovered evidence that shows foreign hackers accessing the state election databases in recent weeks.
The FBI has come across evidence that reveals foreign hackers targeting and compromising at least two state election database, in recent weeks.
According to a report in Yahoo News, the FBI has, following the discovery, issued a “flash” alert, warning election officials across the United States. The bureau is urging officials to increase and enhance the state of the cybersecurity infrastructure inherent in the networks and systems used by election authorities.
That warning was issued on August 18, in an alert from the FBI’s Cyber [...]
In a report late Tuesday, the New York Times revealed that it’s Moscow bureau was the target of a cyberattack from Russian hackers, earlier this month.
Although details are currently scarce, the New York Times’s Moscow bureau was, according to the publication, the target of an attempted cyberattack this month.
A spokeswoman for The Times insisted that there was no evidence to show that the cyberattack was successful.
We are constantly monitoring our systems with the latest available intelligence and tools,” Eileen Murphy stated. She added, “We have seen no evidence that any of our internal systems, including our systems in the Moscow bureau, have been breached or [...]
In a call that is certain to be unprecedented, US presidential candidate and Republican nominee Donald Trump has publicly asked Russia and its alleged state-sponsored hackers to find presidential rival Hillary Clinton’s emails.
Donald Trump has responded to questions about ties between him and Russia, as alleged by the Democratic National Committee (DNC), by asking Russia to find Hillary Clinton’s deleted emails.
In a press conference on Wednesday, Trump stated:
Russia, if you’re listening, I hope you’re able to find the 30,000 emails that are missing. I think you’ll probably be rewarded mightily by our press.
Trump’s public call comes in the midst of [...]