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Cyber Attack – Google News

Impact Of Cyber Attacks On Hospitals – CBS Philly


CBS Philly

Impact Of Cyber Attacks On Hospitals
CBS Philly
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Cyber attacks are becoming much more common throughout the world and we are seeing the issues in medicine as well. What we are learning from the cyber attacks is that people who are working in hospital settings may actually be …

Posted on 18 August 2017 | 7:13 am

Cyberattack cost Maersk as much as $300 million and disrupted operations for 2 weeks – Los Angeles Times


Los Angeles Times

Cyberattack cost Maersk as much as $300 million and disrupted operations for 2 weeks
Los Angeles Times
A June cyberattack that snarled shipping terminal operations worldwide — and briefly shut down the Port of Los Angeles' largest cargo terminal — has cost the Danish shipping giant A.P. Moller-Maersk $200 million to $300 million, the company said this
NotPetya Cyber Attack Cost World's Biggest Container Shipping Line up to $300MInsurance Journal
Maersk faces hefty cyber attack bill; upbeat on shipping outlookGulf Times
Maersk expects $1B profit this year despite cyberattackSupply Chain Dive

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Posted on 18 August 2017 | 12:40 am

Cyber attack – small agencies accused of being unprepared – Estate Agent Today


Estate Agent Today

Cyber attack – small agencies accused of being unprepared
Estate Agent Today
The firm claims smaller agencies are particularly vulnerable to being hacked or targeted for a cyber attack as not only do they have their own data to protect, they are also custodians of a wealth of clients' personal data too, from bank accounts to

Posted on 17 August 2017 | 11:01 pm

GOP lawmaker calls for ‘massive cyberattack’ on North Korea – The Hill


The Hill

GOP lawmaker calls for 'massive cyberattack' on North Korea
The Hill
Republican Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (Calif.) on Thursday called for a “massive cyberattack” on North Korea, according to a statement released by his press office. Tensions between the United States and North Korea have escalated in the last week, …
US lawmaker calls for 'massive cyberattack' on N. KoreaYonhap News

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Posted on 17 August 2017 | 8:42 pm

Congressmen call for investigation of FCC cyberattack claims – Engadget


Engadget

Congressmen call for investigation of FCC cyberattack claims
Engadget
The FCC has claimed that the site it uses to collect public comment on its plans to roll back net neutrality rules was taken down by a distributed denial of ser…
Independent inquiry called for in FCC's secretive cyberattack claims …TechCrunch
Dems want independent probe into FCC cyberattackThe Hill
Top Lawmakers Call for Independent Investigation Into FCC's Shady …Gizmodo
Bloomberg BNA –Ars Technica –International Business Times
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Posted on 17 August 2017 | 7:41 pm

HBO’s Twitter accounts hacked in latest cyberattack – Fox News


Fox News

HBO's Twitter accounts hacked in latest cyberattack
Fox News
In that attack, hackers unearthed thousands of embarrassing emails and released personal information — including salaries and Social Security numbers — of nearly 50,000 current and former Sony employees. Those behind the HBO hack claim to have more …
HBO social media accounts hacked in another cyberattackCNBC
HBO's Twitter Accounts Get Hacked After Cyber AttackE! Online
HBO Facebook and Twitter accounts hacked in the recent cyber attackRS-Tech (press release) (blog)
International Business Times, India Edition –Reddit
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Posted on 17 August 2017 | 8:41 am

Shipping company Maersk says June cyberattack could cost it up to $300 million – CNBC


CNBC

Shipping company Maersk says June cyberattack could cost it up to $300 million
CNBC
Container shipping company A.P. Moller Maersk on Tuesday said it expects that computer issues triggered by the NotPetya cyberattack will cost the company as much as $300 million in lost revenue. "In the last week of the [second] quarter we were hit by
Petya ransomware: Cyberattack costs could hit $300m for shipping giant MaerskZDNet
Moller-Maersk puts cost of cyber attack at up to $300mFinancial Times
Maersk Says June Cyberattack Will Cost It up to $300 MillionBloomberg
ABC News –PYMNTS.com –CIO Dive –Maersk
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Posted on 16 August 2017 | 6:04 pm

Ongoing Holyrood cyber attack fails to breach security – BBC News


BBC News

Ongoing Holyrood cyber attack fails to breach security
BBC News
A sustained "brute force cyber attack" has failed to breach security systems at Holyrood, officials have confirmed. The ongoing attempted hack of Scottish Parliament IT systems is similar to one which targeted Westminster in June. Staff from Holyrood's
Scottish Parliament being subjected to 'brute-force' cyber attack, authorities sayThe Independent
Cyberattack on Scottish parliament 'could last days', MSPs warnedSky News
Cyber attack on Scottish Parliament 'could last many days'The Scotsman
The Register –ABC News –Reuters –BBC News
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Posted on 16 August 2017 | 3:12 pm

Maersk Posts Surprise Loss, Warns of Cyberattack Impact – Wall Street Journal (subscription)


Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Maersk Posts Surprise Loss, Warns of Cyberattack Impact
Wall Street Journal (subscription)
Danish shipping and oil conglomerate A.P. Moller-Maersk A/S on Wednesday said it swung to a surprise second-quarter loss, as it wrote down the value of its tanker and ports assets, and warned of the impact of a major cyberattack in June. The world's …

Posted on 16 August 2017 | 10:41 am

Scottish parliament hit by cyber-attack similar to Westminster assault – The Guardian


The Guardian

Scottish parliament hit by cyberattack similar to Westminster assault
The Guardian
In an internal bulletin, Sir Paul Grice, Holyrood's chief executive, told MSPs and parliamentary staff on Tuesday afternoon: “The parliament's monitoring systems have identified that we are currently the subject of a brute force cyberattack from
Scottish Parliament targeted in 'brute force' cyber attack – BBC NewsBBC News
Holyrood MSPs' email system hit by cyber attack as hackers target Scottish ParliamentThe Scottish Sun

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Posted on 15 August 2017 | 6:07 pm

Cyber Attack – BingNews

The Silent Risk: The Risk of File-Less Cyber Attacks – Infosecurity Magazine

These days, infecting a target is just a matter of resources, but how long the hackers get to stay inside the network is a matter of good detection. Most organizations have employed traditional (and legacy) perimeter defenses against modern attacks, but …

Posted on 18 August 2017 | 1:20 am

Impact Of Cyber Attacks On Hospitals

Darby Has Impressive Debut, Eagles Beat Bills 20-16Of all the high-profile players making debuts in a new uniform, Eagles cornerback Ronald Darby was most impressive. LeSean McCoy Orders 200 Cheesesteaks, Crab Fries For Bills TeammatesFormer Philadelphia …

Posted on 18 August 2017 | 12:22 am

5 Reasons Cyber Security Is Failing and What P/C Insurers Can Do About It

Also, more than 20 percent of small and medium size businesses have reported that they have been victims of a cyber attack, a number that is growing 15 percent and more a year. The real percentage is higher because many firms do not report they have been …

Posted on 18 August 2017 | 12:21 am

Los Angeles Cyber Lab: Unprecedented Cyber Attack Prevention Program

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti announced on Tuesday an unprecedented initiative to freely share information about cybersecurity threats with businesses in the city. The Los Angeles Cyber Lab is billed as America’s first city-led partnership dedicated to …

Posted on 17 August 2017 | 10:50 am

Cyber-attacks: we need to talk about fraud

Online fraud is now so commonplace that criminal gangs are using it as part of a wider range of activities to make money out of an increasingly susceptible public. So says John Downey, security lead at payment company Braintree, a PayPal service that …

Posted on 17 August 2017 | 8:55 am

HBO’s Twitter Accounts Get Hacked After Cyber Attack

And the saga of HBO’s summer struggle continues… The cable network has not had the luckiest of months this August. On the heels of debuting season 7 of Game of Thrones, HBO was first hit with a cyber attack at the end of July as hackers reportedly stole …

Posted on 17 August 2017 | 8:24 am

Ongoing Holyrood cyber attack fails to breach security

A sustained “brute force cyber attack” has failed to breach security systems at Holyrood, officials have confirmed. The ongoing attempted hack of Scottish Parliament IT systems is similar to one which targeted Westminster in June. Staff from Holyrood’s IT …

Posted on 16 August 2017 | 4:58 pm

Scottish parliament says ‘brute-force’ cyber-attack ongoing, has not breached defenses

Illustration picture of man posing inside a server room at an IT company Thomson Reuters EDINBURGH (Reuters) – Scotland’s devolved parliament is suffering an ongoing brute-force cyber attack but the attack has not breached the assembly’s IT defenses, it …

Posted on 16 August 2017 | 1:34 pm

Scottish Parliament being subjected to ‘brute-force’ cyber attack, authorities say

The Scottish Parliament is in the middle of a “brute force” cyber attack, it has said. The problems are expected to last several days, they have said. It is an echo of the attack that hit the Westminster Parliament and caused similarly lengthy problems for …

Posted on 16 August 2017 | 9:27 am

A.P. Moller Maersk CEO: Ransomware cyber attack led to predominant loss of business in July

A.P. Moller Maersk CEO Søren Skou said that the firm did all it could to ensure the safety of its ships and cargo, following a ransomware attack that hit his business in June.

Posted on 15 August 2017 | 10:16 pm

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