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US conducted cyber attack on Iran in response to drone downing

06 June, 2019 3:20 pm 3:20 pm

WASHINGTON (AFP) – The United States launched cyber attacks against Iranian missile control systems and a spy network after Tehran downed an American surveillance drone, according to US media reports. US president Donald Trump secretly authorized US Cyber Command to carry out a retaliatory attack on Iran, The Washington Post reported Saturday, shortly after the … Read More

Cyber attack hits US newspaper distribution

12 December, 2018 8:16 am 8:16 am

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A cyber attack caused major printing and delivery disruptions at the Los Angeles Times and other major US newspapers, including ones owned by Tribune Publishing Co  such as the Chicago Tribune and Baltimore Sun. The cyber attack appeared to originate outside the United States, the Los Angeles Times reported, citing a … Read More

Cyber attack: Hackers steal $6 Million from BankIslami Pakistan

10 October, 2018 6:55 pm 6:55 pm

LAHORE (News) – In a major cyber-attack on a Pakistani bank, the hackers have stolen $6 million from BankIslami Pakistan on Monday. As per details garnered, the cyber-attack was coordinated and the payment network of BankIslami and the international payment scheme was compromised. Hackers made these transactions on international ATMs using cards issued by the … Read More

Fake emails sent under name of ISPR, warns DG ISPR

05 May, 2018 8:30 am 8:30 am

RAWALINDI (92 News) – Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) DG Major General Asif Ghafoor warned the general public of fake emails sent under the name of ISPR. “A malicious email is sent from invite@ispr.press using name of ISPR. It is clarified that this is a phishing email which has no link to ISPR. If received please … Read More