South Korea Partially Paralyzed In Latest Cyber Attack

June 25, 2014

On Wednesday, banks and top TV broadcasters in South Korea mysteriously crashed midday.

Speculation centers around a cyber attack from North Korea, just days after that country said it no longer honors the armistice signed over 50 years ago separating the two Koreas. The United Nations and others are seeking to punish North Korea for its latest round of nuclear tests.

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Conflicting Accounts On Source Of ARAMCO Hack

June 25, 2014

Attribution is difficult, and that remains true with the latest crop of malware affecting Industrial Control Systems.

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Reuters: Saudi Oil Cyber Attack Used Insiders

June 24, 2014

A recent burst of cyber attacks directed at Middle Eastern oil companies may have been aided from the inside.

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DHS: Cyber Attack Targeting Gas Pipeline Companies

June 24, 2014

According the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS), US natural gas pipeline companies are under an active cyberattack. This was made public on Friday in a newsletter from the department.

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Code Analysis Says Stuxnet Is a Weapon

June 24, 2014

We previously posted about the "Stuxnet" worm, a complex piece of malware that directed at industrial control systems. But as recently reported on Yahoo News, ongoing investigations into Stuxnet's purpose have revealed much more significant information -- Stuxnet was created as a targeted attack on a specific, industrial target.

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