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U.S. Charges WikiLeaks' Julian Assange With Violating Espionage Act

U.S. Charges WikiLeaks' Julian Assange With Violating Espionage Act

May 24, 2019Swati Khandelwal
The United States Justice Department has unveiled charges against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange with 17 new counts on the alleged viol...
US Tech Giants Google, Intel, Qualcomm, Broadcom Break Up With Huawei

US Tech Giants Google, Intel, Qualcomm, Broadcom Break Up With Huawei

May 20, 2019Mohit Kumar
Google has reportedly suspended all businesses with the world's second-biggest smartphone maker, Huawei, and revoked its Android licen...
Ex-US Intelligence Agent Charged With Spying and Helping Iranian Hackers

Ex-US Intelligence Agent Charged With Spying and Helping Iranian Hackers

February 14, 2019Swati Khandelwal
The United States Department of Justice has announced espionage charges against a former US Air Force intelligence officer with the highe...
Wikileak's Julian Assange Could Be Set Free On Friday by United Nation

Wikileak's Julian Assange Could Be Set Free On Friday by United Nation

February 02, 2016Wang Wei
The decision of the United Nations investigation into the Julian Assange case is set to be revealed and could order the release of Wiki...
US Charges Five Chinese Military Officials with Economic Espionage

US Charges Five Chinese Military Officials with Economic Espionage

May 19, 2014Mohit Kumar
The United States has filed criminal charges against Chinese military officials for hacking and cyber espionage against several America...
Iranian Ajax Security Team targets US Defense Industry

Iranian Ajax Security Team targets US Defense Industry

May 14, 2014Swati Khandelwal
The Iranian hacking group, which calls itself the “ Ajax Security Team ”, was quite famous from last few years for websites defacement a...
US Navy's Nuclear Reactor System Administrator Arrested on Hacking Charges

US Navy's Nuclear Reactor System Administrator Arrested on Hacking Charges

May 07, 2014Swati Khandelwal
The United States charged two men for their involvement in a conspiracy to hack into the computer systems of dozens of government and co...
Germany to step up Counter Espionage Program against United States

Germany to step up Counter Espionage Program against United States

February 17, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Sooner or later it had to Happen! After whistle-blower Edward Snowden unfolded various spying operations that were controlled by the US...
Growing market of zero-day vulnerability exploits pose real threat to Cyber Security

Growing market of zero-day vulnerability exploits pose real threat to Cyber Security

December 08, 2013Anonymous
NSS Labs issued the report titled " The Known Unknowns " to explain the dynamics behind the market of zero-day exploits. Last we...
Chinese Hackers Caught by US water control system Honeypots

Chinese Hackers Caught by US water control system Honeypots

August 05, 2013Mohit Kumar
A notorious Chinese hacker collective known as APT1 or Comment Crew, possibly linked to the Chinese Army, have been caught red handed ...
Russia grants one year asylum to Edward Snowden, The Most wanted man on Earth

Russia grants one year asylum to Edward Snowden, The Most wanted man on Earth

August 01, 2013Mohit Kumar
Edward Snowden , the former U.S. The intelligence contractor wanted for revealing the National Security Agency 's secret program to ...
PRISM like Surveillance system in France to intercept billions of communications

PRISM like Surveillance system in France to intercept billions of communications

July 04, 2013Mohit Kumar
The US isn't the only western country with an Digital eye i.e PRISM like  surveillance program , designed to monitor internet and ...
Korean Cyber espionage attack Targets Russia

Korean Cyber espionage attack Targets Russia

December 17, 2012Anonymous
Ask an expert on cyber espionage and he for sure he will speak of China, the most active and advanced country in this sector, this time a cl...
Flame Malware against French Government

Flame Malware against French Government

November 22, 2012Anonymous
The news is sensational, according the French magazine L'Express the offices of France's former president Sarkozy were victim of a ...
Researchers caught espionage malware mastermind on webcam

Researchers caught espionage malware mastermind on webcam

October 30, 2012Mohit Kumar
In march 2011 CERT-Georgia has Discovered Cyber Espionage Attack Incident on country of Georgia.  Advanced Malicious Software was Collecting...
White House : No evidence of Espionage by Huawei

White House : No evidence of Espionage by Huawei

October 20, 2012Mohit Kumar
According to a White House-ordered review , a giant Chinese technology company " Huawei " is not a state-sponsored espionage t...
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