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Rogue software update cause Malware attack on Japanese Nuclear Power Plant

Rogue software update cause Malware attack on Japanese Nuclear Power Plant

January 10, 2014Wang Wei
The most critical and worst target of a State-sponsored cyber-attack s could be Hospitals, Dams, Dykes and Nuclear power stations and this m...
22 million Yahoo IDs stolen from their Japanese Server

22 million Yahoo IDs stolen from their Japanese Server

May 18, 2013Wang Wei
22 million Yahoo! Japan's user IDs may have been stolen during an unauthorised attempt to access the administrative system of its Japan ...
Police in Japan ask ISPs to start blocking Tor network

Police in Japan ask ISPs to start blocking Tor network

April 22, 2013Mohit Kumar
Tor is a web service that allows users to surf the Internet, use IM, and other services while keeping themselves completely anonymous, but...
Malware Swipes Rocket Data from Japanese space agency

Malware Swipes Rocket Data from Japanese space agency

December 01, 2012Mohit Kumar
Japan's space agency says it is investigating a possible leak of data about its Epsilon rocket due to a computer virus. Malware Case : ...
Japanese Android developers arrested for infecting 10 million users

Japanese Android developers arrested for infecting 10 million users

October 31, 2012Mohit Kumar
Japanese police arrested five mobile applications developers for creating and embedding a virus into smartphone applications. According to T...
Malware making bomb and death threats detected

Malware making bomb and death threats detected

October 29, 2012Mohit Kumar
Japanese police had arrested three people, accused them of making death threats via email and discussion forums. However, later Researchers ...
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