Hackers compromise FBI email system, send thousands of messages

Hackers compromised a Federal Bureau of Investigation email system and sent tens of thousands of messages warning of a possible cyberattack, according to the agency and security sp...


Sources: Email security software vendor Zix explores sale

Zix Corp, a US provider of email security solutions, is exploring strategic alternatives that include a sale of the company, according to people familiar with the matter.

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Microsoft warns thousands of cloud customers of exposed databases

Microsoft has warned thousands of its cloud computing customers, including some of the world’s largest companies, that intruders could have the ability to read, change or eve...

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Facebook launches ‘Bulletin’, its Substack newsletter rival

Facebook Inc launched its newsletter product “Bulletin”, a standalone platform for free and paid articles and podcasts that will aim to rival Substack.

Platform Industry: Microsoft operating system users

US directs agencies to apply patches to Microsoft servers

The top cybersecurity official in the White House directed all government agencies to urgently apply new patches for Microsoft Exchange email servers to head off exploitation by ha...

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US Justice Department says its emails were breached by SolarWinds hackers

The US Department of Justice has said its email systems were obtained by the hackers who broke into software company SolarWinds, another sign of the gravity of the breach which has...

Platform Industry: Hackers and cyber security

Russian hackers got hold of Emails from Merkel’s constituency office: Der Spiegel

Russia’s GRU military intelligence service appears to have got hold of many Emails from Chancellor Angela Merkel’s constituency office in a 2015 hack attack on Germany&...

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Flaw in iPhone and iPads may have allowed hackers to steal data for years

Apple is planning to fix a flaw that a security firm said may have left more than 500 million iPhones and iPads vulnerable to hackers. 


Hackers linked to Iran target WHO staff Emails during coronavirus – sources

Hackers working in the interests of the Iranian government have attempted to break into the personal email accounts of staff at the World Health Organisation during the coronavirus...