[WASHINGTON] Paying off hackers after a ransomware infection could end up being a total loss, according to a study released Thursday which finds some attackers just take the money and run.

[WASHINGTON] Microsoft said Monday it obtained a court order allowing it to seize web domains used by North Korean hacking groups to launch cyberattacks on human rights activists, researchers and...

A VIETNAM-BASED hacking group is learning from China's playbook, using increasingly sophisticated cyber-attacks to spy on competitors and help Vietnam catch up with global competitors, according...

AS WE enter the season of global shopping festivals, we - as shoppers - don't think too much about online security when adding great deals to our check-out carts. Online shops and service...

[SAN FRANCISCO] — Since voice-controlled digital assistants were introduced a few years ago, security experts have fretted that systems like Apple's Siri and Amazon's Alexa were a privacy threat...

THE 2020 US presidential election is still 13 months away, but already Iranians are following in the footsteps of Russia and have begun cyberattacks aimed at disrupting the campaigns.

[WASHINGTON] A hacking group that appears to be linked to the Iranian government attempted to break into US President Donald Trump's re-election campaign but were unsuccessful, sources familiar...

[EDINBURGH] Microsoft Corp, Mastercard Inc and the Hewlett Foundation are funding a new organisation that is planning to help dissidents and other vulnerable groups across the world defend against...

AT a conference where hackers can try their hand at picking locks and discover cyber vulnerabilities in a makeshift hospital, they can also endeavour to break into the control units of cars and...

PERSPECTIVE

IT TOOK a US$650,000 salary for Matt Comyns to entice a seasoned cybersecurity expert to join one of America's largest companies as chief information security officer in 2012. At the time, it was...