artificial intelligence 2020

US blames Russia for hack of federal agencies

Top national security agencies in a rare joint statement Tuesday confirmed that Russia was likely responsible for a massive hack of U.S. government departments and corporations, rejecting President Donald Trump's claim that China might be to blame. The statement represented the U.S. government's first formal attempt to assign responsibility for the breaches at multiple agencies … Continue reading US blames Russia for hack of federal agencies

Saudi Prince accused of hacking Amazon and Washington Post owner, Jeff Bezos

U.N. experts have demanded an immediate investigation by U.S. and other authorities into allegations that Saudi Arabia‚Äôs crown prince was involved in a plot to hack the phone of Amazon boss and Washington Post owner Jeff Bezos. The U.N. special rapporteurs, Agnes Callamard and David Kaye, said on Wednesday they had information pointing to the … Continue reading Saudi Prince accused of hacking Amazon and Washington Post owner, Jeff Bezos

‘Don’t trust your computers, use a courier instead,’ Donald Trump warns Americans

Donald Trump made a New Year promise to Americans, saying he will take care of cyber attacks from Russia when he takes office. He advised everyone to consider using a courier until the computers are confirmed safe. Trump's claim that computers are no longer safe comes a few days after experts argued that the White … Continue reading ‘Don’t trust your computers, use a courier instead,’ Donald Trump warns Americans

Lawsuit failed against YAHOO! for 2014 hacking

YAHOO! has been sued for the alleged 2014 hacking involving over 500 million subscribers. The cyber attack information which was made public last Thursday has been described as the largest security breach in the world's history. Media reports confirm the lawsuit was filed in Sunnyvale, by Yahoo user and New Yorker Ronald Schwartz on behalf … Continue reading Lawsuit failed against YAHOO! for 2014 hacking