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TECH 16 Mar 2017 | 3:06 AM

Dutch voting guide sites offline in apparent cyberattack

Two publicly-funded websites used by Dutch voters to help them decide which party to vote for in their national election were inaccessible, apparently victims of a cyberattack.

TECH 15 Mar 2017 | 12:33 PM

High profile Twitter accounts hijacked in Turkish-Dutch protest

The diplomatic spat between Turkey and the Netherlands spread online on March 15 when a large number of Twitter accounts were hijacked and replaced with anti-Nazi messages in Turkish.

TECH 13 Mar 2017 | 9:49 AM

WikiLeaks revelations put CIA on back foot

Another major leak of top secret materials has again put America’s top spies in hot water – while delivering a coup for anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks.

TECH 13 Mar 2017 | 9:34 AM

UK political parties warned of Russian hacking threat: report

A British intelligence agency has told political parties to protect themselves against potential cyberattacks, citing allegations that Russian hackers tried to influence last year's US presidential election.

TECH 20 Feb 2017 | 1:49 AM

Germany's Merkel wants to discuss cyberattacks with Russia

German chancellor Angela Merkel said she would like to discuss cyberattacks and fake news with Russia.

TECH 16 Feb 2017 | 11:00 PM

Cyber warriors see politics muddying security efforts

President Donald Trump has vowed to improve cyberattack defence, but security experts meeting this week say a fractious domestic and international political landscape could hamstring efforts to improve Internet security.

TECH 16 Feb 2017 | 12:00 AM

China’s Huawei, Philippine telco join forces in 5G deal

Chinese electronics giant Huawei is joining forces with the Philippines' largest telco in the hopes of rolling out a 5G wireless network in the Asian archipelago by 2020, the Filipino company said.

TECH 14 Feb 2017 | 10:11 AM

Queen to unveil Britain’s new cybersecurity centre

Queen Elizabeth II will inaugurate Britain’s National Cyber Security Centre on Feb 14, spearheading the country’s efforts to combat a growing wave of cyber attacks notably from Russia.

TECH 02 Feb 2017 | 1:00 AM

Expat website for moving abroad sees traffic double following US election

An expat magazine for Americans looking to move abroad says that traffic to their website has more than doubled since the US election, suggesting that for some Americans, the threat of leaving with a Donald Trump victory wasn't all talk.

TECH 10 Jan 2017 | 7:46 AM

German intel chief calls for counter cyberattacks on hackers

Germany should be able to counter hacking attempts with its own cyberattacks, the head of Germany's domestic intelligence service told dpa.