The event was a distributed-denial-of-service (DDoS) attack
According to the ISPR, the Indian spy agencies were behind a bid to launch multiple cyber attacks in Pakistan.
Pentagon had launched a long-planned cyber attack to disable his country’s rocket launch systems
The newspaper suggested President Donald Trump had not been informed of the intrusions. Trump, without providing evidence, said on Twitter that the article was not true.
Insurance claims after such an attack would range from business interruption and cyber extortion to incident response costs
JHANG: In the latest cyber attack, a group of hackers siphoned off money from the account of a school teacher after managing to get his pin code, ARY News reported. As per details, the hackers deprived the school teacher, Rafique Nadeem belonging to Jhang district of Punjab, of more than Rs400,000. Speaking to media, he said the hackers called him from the helpline of a bank and sought his pin code. The callers had complete details of his account which was why he was compelled to share with them his password, he…
DUBAI: Popular ride-hailing app Careem was hit by a cyber attack that compromised the data of 14 million users including those using the service in Pakistan. The company learned of the breach, in which access was gained to a computer system that stored customer and driver account information, on January 14, it said in statement. Names, email addresses, phone numbers and trip data were stolen, though there was no evidence that passwords or credit card information - held on external third-party servers - were compromised,…