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Is Temu Shopping App a Communist China-Based Scam That Spies on Users?
Jun 5, 2023
Temu offers seemingly too-good-to-be-true deals on a massive range of products, but the app and ...
FBI Warns Internet Users to Protect Routers from 'VPNFilter' Cyber-Attack
May 25, 2018
Security experts said the malware has already infected more than 500,000 devices in over 54 coun ...
Equifax Awarded $7.2 Million IRS Contract Despite Security Breach
Oct 5, 2017
Internal Revenue Service officials said temporarily re-upping an existing identity verification ...
Major Cyberattack Hits Government and Industry Across Europe, United States
Jun 27, 2017
The ransomware attack swept infrastructure in Ukraine and then spread across much of the rest of ...
Global Cyber Attack Cripples British Hospitals
May 12, 2017
A ransomware attack spread across international borders, but had the biggest effects on the Unit ...
Trump Signs Executive Order on Cybersecurity
May 11, 2017
Critics say the order threatens to lead to a "haphazard patchwork of fixes" regarding how to det ...
Were Power Outages in Los Angeles, San Francisco and New York Caused by Cyberattacks?
Apr 22, 2017
The power outages did not take place simultaneously, and they appear to have been caused by phys ...
Yahoo Discloses Billion-User Data Breach
Dec 15, 2016
Yahoo reported that a massive amount of data was compromised in 2013.
Was a Trump Organization Computer Server Tied to a Russian Bank?
Nov 1, 2016
Claims that Donald Trump's organization was deeply connected to a Russian bank via a computer se ...