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Data hacked for 400,000 Planned Parenthood LA patients

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles branch of Planned Parenthood was hit by a data breach involving about 400,000 patients, but there is no indication that the information was used “for fraudulent purp...

Two Taiwan securities firms attacked by hackers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Yuanta Securities and President Securities have been attacked by hackers, forcing the suspension of their online sub-brokerage services, reports said Friday (Nov. 26). ...

MediaTek fixes chip eavesdropping vulnerability affecting 40% of smartphones

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s MediaTek has patched up a security vulnerability found in its chipsets that enabled eavesdropping in almost 40% of all the world's smartphones. Cyber...

Salvadoran journalists, activists report spyware alerts

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — The Association of Salvadoran Journalists says some news outlets have reported receiving alerts Wednesday from Apple Inc. warning of “possible spying” on the part of t...

Business Highlights: Biden vs. inflation, oil release

___ Biden aims to do what presidents often can’t: Beat inflation WASHINGTON (AP) — LBJ tried jawboning. Richard Nixon issued a presidential edict. The Ford administ...

Apple suing Israeli hacker-for-hire company NSO Group

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Tech giant Apple announced Tuesday it is suing Israel’s NSO Group, seeking to block the world’s most infamous hacker-for-hire company from breaking into Apple's products, like the...

Cleaner for Israeli defense minister charged with espionage

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Israel has charged the housekeeper for the country's defense minister with espionage for offering to spy for hackers reportedly linked to Iran, Israeli officials said Thursday....

Iran-backed hackers accused of targeting critical US sectors

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hackers linked to the Iranian government have been targeting a “broad range of victims” inside the United States, including by deploying ransomware, according to an advisory issued ...

Palestinians: Israeli NSO spyware found on officials' phones

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Palestinian Foreign Ministry on Thursday said it has detected spyware developed by the Israeli hacker-for-hire company NSO Group on the phones of three senior officials and accuse...

US charges 2 suspected major ransomware operators

WASHINGTON (AP) — A suspected Ukrainian hacker has been arrested and charged in the United States in connection with a string of costly ransomware attacks, including one that snarled businesses around...

Report: NSO spyware found on 6 Palestinian activists' phones

JERUSALEM (AP) — Security researchers disclosed Monday that spyware from the notorious Israeli hacker-for-hire company NSO Group was detected on the cellphones of six Palestinian human rights activist...

Key events in hacking of Palestinian activists' phones

JERUSALEM (AP) — Revelations on Monday that six Palestinian activists had their phones infected with software developed by the Israeli hacker-for-hire company NSO Group came as Israel has ramped up pr...

Researchers: Spyware from notorious Israeli hacker-for-hire company NSO Group found on phones of 6 Palestinian activists

JERUSALEM (AP) — Researchers: Spyware from notorious Israeli hacker-for-hire company NSO Group found on phones of 6 Palestinian activists.

The AP Interview: Justice Dept. conducting cyber crackdown

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department is stepping up actions to combat ransomware and cybercrime through arrests and other actions, its No. 2 official told The Associated Press, as the Biden admini...

US puts new controls on Israeli spyware company NSO Group

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Biden administration announced Wednesday it is putting new export limits on Israel's NSO Group, the world’s most infamous hacker-for-hire company, saying its tools have been u...