Hacking Attacks

  • US made intensive hacking attacks on China: Edward Snowden 23-06-2013 04:11 PM

    Beijing: Edward Snowden, a former CIA contractor who leaked the controversial US spy programme, has made fresh claims about the country's hacking attacks against China, which today termed the US as the "biggest villain" in cyber espionage. In his latest claims to the Hong Kong-based South China Morning Post, Snowden...
  • Israeli government websites under mass hacking attack 19-11-2012 09:50 AM

    Jerusalem: More than 44 million hacking attempts have been made on Israeli government web sites since Wednesday when Israel began its Gaza air strikes, the government said on Sunday. Finance Minister Yuval Steinitz said just one hacking attempt was successful on a site he did not want to name, but...
  • China urges tighter Internet security 30-12-2011 12:01 PM

    Shanghai: The Chinese government is working with domestic Internet search engines like Baidu Inc and Sohu.com, and financial institutions to prevent phishing attacks on unsuspecting Chinese web users. The Ministry of Public Security said on Friday it would work with 10 Chinese search engines to protect the website rankings of...