NORTH Korean hackers are hijacking computers to mine cryptocurrencies as the regime in Pyongyang widens its hunt for cash under tougher international sanctions.

[SEOUL] The messages are alluring, the pictures are attractive. But the women seeking to beguile South Korean bitcoin executives could actually be hackers from Pyongyang in disguise, specialists warn.

[MOSCOW] From Donald Trump's election to Brexit and the Catalan crisis, accusations that the Kremlin is meddling in Western domestic affairs have heightened fears over Russian hackers, trolls...

IN the words of one of Michael Jackson's biggest hits, "it don't matter if you're black or white". But when it comes to the clandestine, off-grid world of hacking, the...

SINGAPORE is the second most expensive city in Asia for fine dining after Hong Kong, according to the Julius Baer Lifestyle Index 2017. What does that mean for Singaporean gourmets? Restaurateurs,...

HACKERS broke into British company Piriform's free software for optimising computer performance last month, potentially allowing them to control the devices of more than two million users, the...

[JAKARTA] Indonesian hackers Monday claimed responsibility for attacking more than 30 Malaysian websites following a gaffe that saw Indonesia's flag printed upside-down in a Southeast Asian...

[LAS VEGAS] The surge in far-flung and destructive cyber attacks is not good for national security, but for an increasing number of hackers and researchers, it is great for job security.

THE attack had the hallmark of something researchers had dreaded for years: malicious software using artificial intelligence (AI) that could lead to a new digital arms race in which AI-driven...

[NEW YORK] Three out of four oil and natural gas companies fell victim to at least one cyber attack last year as hacking efforts against the industry become more frequent and sophisticated.