29 July 2021
Hyundai Motor Group units and its chairman have agreed to buy an 80% stake in robot maker Boston Dynamics from SoftBank Group Corp for around 800 bln won-900 bln won ($736 million-$828 million), 1 person familiar with the matter told Reuters on Friday
France: Data privacy watchdog imposed its biggest fine of 100 million euros on Google Alphabet for breaking the country's rules on online advertising trackers (cookies)
Romania's capital Bucharest will host the European Cybersecurity Competence Center, a future hub to distribute EU and national funding for cybersecurity research projects across the bloc
48 states file complaint accusing Facebook of anti-competitive behavior, US files antitrust lawsuit to unlink Instagram and WhatsApp
Personal data of 300000 Moscow covid19 patients leaked7 month ago
Personal data of 300000 Moscow covid19 patients leaked
Big data has 'turbocharged' repression in China's Xinjiang, says rights group7 month ago
Big data has 'turbocharged' repression in China's Xinjiang, says rights group
FireEye, one of the largest cybersecurity companies in the US, said on Tuesday that it has been hacked, likely by a government, leading to the theft of an arsenal of internal hacking tools for testing clients' cyber defenses
Sources tell the WaPo that the Russian SVR intelligence service -APT 29 - appears to be behind the hack of FireEye. That's the same group that hacked Democratic servers in 2015. But the investigation continues.
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Norway: The national spy agency on Tuesday accused Fancy Bear (or APT28), a Russian hacker group linked to Moscow's military intelligence, of a cyberattack on the Norwegian parliament earlier this year
Cybersecurity firm FireEye has been hacked. In a blog post, CEO Kevin Mandia said a highly sophisticated foreign nation-state attack resulted in the theft of internal hacking tools (Red Team kits)
A US judge orders the Commerce Department to lift restrictions on the TikTok app
The court in Paris sentenced the Russian Vinnik to five years in prison
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Turkey's Information and Communication Technologies Authority (BTK) has once again blocked access to JinNews news website
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Infosec: The government of Kazakhstan intercepts HTTPS traffic in its capital. This is the third time since 2015 that the Kazakh government has imposed the installation of a root certificate on the devices of its citizens
Amnesty International: Iranian security tried to cover up its crimes by cutting off the Internet
Telegram is down in Belarus7 month ago
Telegram is down in Belarus
Issues with connection to Telegram reported in Belarus7 month ago
Issues with connection to Telegram reported in Belarus
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Trojan malware installed USB drives into 94 computers at Leonardo SpA, formerly Leonardo-Finmeccanica, major defense and aerospace company, has uploaded 100k files or 10Gb data to an unknown website. Two managers of the company have been detained after a long investigation
Brazil: Data of 243 million Brazilians is exposed online the source code of a website. The password to access a very sensitive Ministry of Health database was stored in the source code of a government site
US won't extend Friday deadline for Bytedance to divest @tiktok_us assets, but deal talks may continue, reports @Reuters
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Serbia's BIA intelligence agency has been listed among likely users of controversial software that enable it to locate every phone in the country in seconds – says a report by @citizenlab
China: Scientists have announced that they have built 1 prototype of quantum computing "Nine Chapters" with 76 photons (qubits).
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Companies associated with a refrigeration network administered by the Global Vaccination Alliance (Gavi) to store and distribute future vaccines against Covid-19 are being targeted by hacker attacks
Facebook: Any fake news about the Coronavirus vaccine will be deleted
Hackers have targeted the Covid vaccine cold supply chain, according to IBM. Attackers' identity unclear but the company said the sophistication of their methods indicated a nation state
USA: New York-led group of US states are investigating Facebook Inc for possible antitrust violations and reportedly planning to file a lawsuit against the social media giant next week
US to accuse Google's parent company Alphabet Inc. of labor violations in clampdown on protests, fired employees say
USA: Google Project Zero hacker Ian Beer on Tuesday revealed details of a now-fixed critical "wormable" iOS bug that could have allowed a remote attacker to gain complete control of any nearby device Wireless
"China will build more than one million new 5G base stations next year, bringing the total number of 5G base stations in the country to more than 1.7 million by the end of 2021," said the telecommunications expert of the Chinese Academy of Engineering
Spain introduces its national strategy on AI7 month ago
Spain introduces its national strategy on AI
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