In the aftermath of the data breach Equifax has suffered in 2017, which exposed the data of 143 million customers, th
Hackers have stolen the data of 5 million Bulgarian citizens from Bulgaria’s National Revenue Agency. The hackers shared 57 databases out of 110 they claim to have stolen with the Bulgarian media.
The criminal network behind the Goznym malware has been dismantled by law enforcement agencies in Europe and USA.
The European Parliament voted for the establishment of a border management system known as the Common Identity Repository (CIR). The database will collate the identity and biometric records of over 350 million persons.
The Council of the European Union adopted the EU Law Enforcement Emergency Response Protocol that gives a central role to Europol’s European Cybercrime Centre (EC3) to support EU law enforcement authorities in providing response to cross-border cybe
Norsk Hydro, one of the world’s biggest aluminum producers, suffered a cyber-attack in which hackers blocked its systems with ransomware. This caused Hydro to switch some of its production units to manual operation.
Singapore is another country which announced investment in experts to deal with issues connected to cyberdefence such as cyber incident responses, network monitoring and vulnerability assessment.
The Australian Parliament has adopted the Telecommunications and Other Legislation Amendment (Miscellaneous Amendments) Bill 2019.
Bank of Valletta (BOV) has suspended all its operations, including ATM machines, point-of-sale systems, online banking, website, and communications systems, after unknown hackers broke into its network and transferred 13 million euro to accounts in the US, the UK, the Czech Republic, and Hong Kong.