Russia is keen to resume an aggressive campaign of attacks on U.S. targets
Google said its own forensic research shows the accounts were set up by people associated with IRIB.
Google has removed 39 YouTube channels and six blogs on Blogger and 13 Google+ accounts.
The social media companies acted on a tip from the cybersecurity firm FireEye Inc.
Veitnam unveils new 10,000 strong military cyberwarfare unit to counter 'wrong' views on the internet
Vietnam’s president said the country needed to pay greater attention to controlling “news sites and blogs with bad and dangerous content”.
North Korea-based hacker groups are increasingly attacking financial institutions and Bitcoin exchanges: Report
The value of Bitcoin has doubled in the last two weeks — it crossed $14,000 on Thursday, surging $2,000 in less than 24 hours.
FireEye Chief Executive Kevin Mandia said Iranian cyberespionage had grown in sophistication since he first spotted Iranians conducting rudimentary attacks on the US State Department in 2008.
APT33's targeting of organisations aligns with nation-state interests, implying that the threat actor is most likely government sponsored.
Identifying a sustained cyber spying campaign, Symantec found that the attackers used decoy documents related to security issues to install the malware.
A Russian hacking group "APT28" is targeting the hospitality sector globally. It uses various hacking techniques to sniff passwords from Wi-Fi traffic.
This weekend's global online extortion attack reinforces the need for businesses and other large organizations to update their computer operating systems.
FireEye has claimed that a new set of tools is being used by China-based cyber espionage group APT10 to steal confidential business data from domestic firms to support Chinese corporations.
The mobile apps from these banks were infected by malware and can steal sensitive information.
The number of affected accounts was double the number implicated in a 2014 breach that the internet company disclosed in September.
Shamoon, the destructive computer virus that four years ago crippled tens of thousands of computers at Middle Eastern energy companies, was used two weeks ago to attack computers in Saudi Arabia, according to several U.S. cyber security firms.
Researchers from US-based cyber security company FireEye have claimed discovering malicious phishing websites created by cyber criminals that spoof 26 Indian banks to steal personal information from customers.
At a time when people are making serpentine queues at ATM kiosks to withdraw cash owing to demonetisation, a new report said on Monday that cyber attacks on ATMs will rise in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region in 2017.
Intel said it would spin out its cyber security division, formerly known as McAfee, and sell a majority stake in it to TPG for $3.1 billion in cash.
While governments the world over are concerned about how to tackle growing cyber crimes, Indian firms are more vulnerable to data breach because poor investments in adopting and implementing top-of-the-line security solutions, a top executive of US-based network security company FireEye has said.
Bangladesh's central bank has ended a contract with U.S.A's FireEye to investigate online theft of $81 million, refusing a proposal to extend the agreement