The WHO has reported that there has been a fivefold increase in the number of cyberattacks directed at it and members of the public. It has warned that people should look out for fraudulent e-mails.
The head of GCHQ's new National Cyber Security Centre has proposed the creation of a UK firewall that could provide protection against cyber-attacks for government departments and large organizations.
Microsoft has launched a private preview of 'Interflow', a security and threat information exchange designed to improve the speed with which security professionals react to threats.
The US Department of Homeland Security issued a statement today that urged individuals and businesses to disable Universal Plug and Play features from routers due to the threat of hacker attacks.
General Keith Alexander, the director of the National Security Agency, gave the United States a 3 on a scale of 1 to 10 this week when describing the nation's security readiness.
Google is working with the NBC TV network to conduct drills designed to prepare for possible cyber attacks that could happen during the London Olympic Games, which begin later this month.
The hacker group Anonymous launched several denial of service attacks against some UK government websites over the weekend as a protest against a proposed Internet monitoring law.
The hacker group Anonymous has claimed it has launched cyber attacks against hundreds of websites based in China, including defacing them with messages denouncing the country's government.
The owner of the Pastebin website says he plans to bring in more people to police the site after a number of messages from hacker groups have been published on Pastebin.
The director of the National Security Agency has claimed that the hacker group Anonymous is a bigger threat than most people believe and that the group could be capable of causing power outages.
The hacker group Anonymous is continuing to launch cyber attacks on various web sites around the world, with the newest victims being three Mexican government-based web sites.
As 2011 comes to an end, we give our picks for the top 11 biggest stories in the tech industry in the past 12 months, featuring the preview launch of Windows 8, the launch of the iPhone 4S and more.
A new report from McAfee Labs predicts the kinds of cyber attacks and threats that PC owners, along with mobile users, will have to deal with in the next 12 months, including Windows 8
One of the members of the hacker group Anonymous has decided to reveal his true identity because he disagrees with what the leaders of Anonymous are doing with their activities.
The hacker group LulzSec, which has taken responsibility for a number of cyber attacks on various web sites over the past few weeks, is now publicly attacking a fellow hacking group, the well known Anonymous....
Elder Scrolls publisher Bethesda Softworks has admitted it is the latest game company to deal with a cyber attack on its servers. The company's official blog site has posted word today that, "over the past...
A few days after people who are allegedly part of the hacker group Anonymous were arrested in Spain, even more arrests were made in Turkey in relation to that same group. Security Week reports that...
The rash of cyber attacks on companies like Sony and more recently Lockheed Martin have raised more awareness about the threat that cyber attacks can have on private businesses. But what if a hostile foreign...