U.S., allies urge Facebook not to encrypt messages as they fight child abuse, terrorism

Map. History of Cyberwar conflict

14 October 2019
Heavily censored Internet returns to parts of Iraq 28 hours after blackout amid widespread unrest; real-time data show national connectivity up to 60% but some providers have extended social media restrictions
Some of Iraq's last remaining internet connections are being cut 27 hours after nationwide information blackout; real-time network data show new drops in connectivity with leading provider Earthlink from 19:30 UTC; incident ongoing
U.S., allies urge Facebook not to encrypt messages as they fight child abuse, terrorism
The KRG Ministry of Transport and Communications rejects Iraqi Federal government request to shut down the internet services in the Kurdistan Region
Russian state-owned media will receive 1.3 billion euros in 2020; a big jump from the current almost 1 billion1 week ago
Russian state-owned media will receive 1.3 billion euros in 2020; a big jump from the current almost 1 billion
1 week ago
Personal data of up to 60 millions card holders of Russian state-owned Bank "Sberbank" leaked
Internet providers stopped the service in Mosul. People are using the cell phone data right now.
Iraq is largely offline amid widening mass-protests; situation on the ground unclear due to blackouts; real-time network data show ~75% of country including Baghdad offline (excl. autonomous regions)
Internet access cut across much of Iraq: internet blockage observatory NetBlocks
Internet service is cut off from a number of neighborhoods of the Iraqi capital Baghdad
Twitter: The issue is just about fixed. You should be able to access Twitter as usual. If not, give it a few more minutes. Thanks for waiting
Twitter is down again after brief return
Twitter is experiencing issues around the world, with all users cannot upload media files1 week ago
Twitter is experiencing issues around the world, with all users cannot upload media files
1 week ago
Singapore's controversial 'fake news' law comes into effect as election looms
U.S. Space Command: Today we officially recognize the establishment of CFSCC at Vandenberg AFB. The CFSCC will lead USSPACECOM's mission to develop space warfighters & defend U.S. & partner space assets. We deter aggression in space with the help of our int'l partners to sustain peace & prosperity
US Citizen Xuehua Peng, also known as Edward Peng, 56, Living In Hayward, California Charged With Spying For Chinese Government
2 week ago
Again widespread GPS failure in Moscow
Head of IEC secretariat, Habib-Ur-Rahman Nang, says the commission has lost their connection with polling centers in Badakhshan, Takhar, Kunduz and Baghlan provinces where telecom services are not active
Beijing rejects an @AFP report that Chinese hackers were suspected of being behind a series of cyber attacks on European aerospace giant Airbus
DoorDash Says 4.9 Million Affected In Data Breach
Confirmed: Significant outages affecting mobile and fixed networks in Turkey from 11:00 a.m. UTC (2:00 p.m. local time) caused by magnitude 5.7 earthquake; internet and telecoms disruptions ongoing2 week ago
Confirmed: Significant outages affecting mobile and fixed networks in Turkey from 11:00 a.m. UTC (2:00 p.m. local time) caused by magnitude 5.7 earthquake; internet and telecoms disruptions ongoing
GPS failure over Moscow2 week ago
GPS failure over Moscow
Airbus hit by a series of cyber attacks on its suppliers. Hackers searching for technical secrets, security sources say. China link suspected
Airbus hit by series of cyber attacks on suppliers: security sources
Czech intelligence blames China for major cyber attack at a key government institution last year
Bitcoin sharply plunges over 11% to session low, tumbling under 9,000
2 week ago
Hackers tried to break into the iPhones and Android phones of prominent Tibetans, including some working for the Dalai Lama. Citizen Lab believes these attacks are linked to the hacking campaign against Uighurs discovered by Google
2 week ago
Roskomnadzor has begun installation of equipment on the networks of telecom operators to operate an "autonomous internet" - the head of the Russian Media watchdog Zharov
Access to Twitter has become intermittent in Egypt from 8 p.m. Sunday local time. As with Facebook Messenger, network data indicate that ~40% of users are experiencing difficulty connecting at any given time; incident ongoing
A massive Facebook Page called "I Love America" — which has 1.1 million followers — is actually run by Ukrainians Recently, the page has started pushing caustic pro-Trump propaganda
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