Cybersecurity firm: More Iran hacks as US sanctions loomed

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A cybersecurity firm is warning that Iranian government-aligned hackers have stepped up their efforts in the wake of President Donald Trump pulling America from the ...

New leak shows Julian Assange sought Russian visa in 2010

LONDON (AP) — A new cache of internal WikiLeaks files shows the radical transparency organization's staffers discussed having founder Julian Assange skip bail and escape from Britain as authorities cl...

Virtual banking poised to rock Hong Kong banking market

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The arrival of virtual banking is set to rattle the traditional banking market in Hong Kong as the first batch of licenses are expected to be issued by the end of this yea...

A year after Equifax breach, no enforcement actions

A new report by congressional investigators details how hackers broke into Equifax last year in a breach that exposed the financial information of more than 145 million Americans. Th...

Tesla and Southern drop while Broadcom rises

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Friday: Tesla Inc., down $17.71 to $263.24 The company's chief accounting officer resigned afte...

Norway probing Dutch cybersecurity expert's disappearance

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Police in Norway are investigating the case of a missing Dutch cybersecurity expert who had worked for the anti-secrecy organization WikiLeaks. Arjen Kamph...

Expert panel calls for sweeping election security measures

BOSTON (AP) — An expert panel of the National Academy of Sciences is calling for fundamental reforms to ensure the integrity of the U.S. election system, which is handicapped by antiquated technology ...

DHS Secretary: Election security is a priority

WASHINGTON (AP) — Election security wasn't a mission initially envisioned for the Department of Homeland Security, the sprawling department creating after the Sept. 11 attacks. But it's now one of the...

US Intel. community 'gaining greater understanding of China's growing ambitions'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – At the “Intelligence and National Security Summit” held in National Harbor, Maryland, on Sept. 4, U.S. Director of National Intelligence (DNI) Dan Coats gave a...

As elections approach, what is the risk of Russian meddling?

Nearly a year after Russian government hackers meddled in the 2016 U.S. election, researchers at cybersecurity firm Trend Micro zeroed in on a new sign of trouble: a group of suspect websites. ...

Will Russian hackers affect this year's US election?

Nearly a year after Russian government hackers meddled in the 2016 U.S. election, researchers at cybersecurity firm Trend Micro zeroed in on a new sign of trouble: a group of suspect websites. ...

Taiwan proposes NT$1.5 billion in budget to counter Chinese hacking

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – An amount of over NT$1.5 billion (US$48.36 million) has been earmarked to strengthen Taiwan’s cyber defense capabilities against attacks from China in the central go...

China Daily claims Trump tweeting from 'an alternate universe'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The China Daily newspaper last week on Aug. 30 released an editorial criticizing U.S. President Trump for his assertions that China was responsible for hacking the infamou...

As elections approach, what is the risk of Russian meddling?

Nearly a year after Russian government hackers meddled in the 2016 U.S. election, researchers at cybersecurity firm Trend Micro zeroed in on a new sign of trouble: a group of suspect websites. ...

As elections approach, what is the risk of Russian meddling?

Nearly a year after Russian government hackers meddled in the 2016 U.S. election, researchers at cybersecurity firm Trend Micro zeroed in on a new sign of trouble: a group of suspect websites. ...