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Etisalat users redirected to Chinese site

The year end seems to be a field day for hackers worldwide; the region’s top telecom provider’s website was disrupted today

December 18, 2014 5:56
 
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Sony hack: Are Middle East companies safe?

“We will see one mega data breach each month involving at least 25 million data records”

December 14, 2014 6:15
 
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Qatar’s Jazeera website hacked by Syria’s Assad loyalists

The website of Qatar-based satellite news network Al Jazeera was apparently hacked on Tuesday by Syrian government loyalists for what they said was the television channel's support for the "armed terrorist groups and spreading lies and fabricated news".

September 5, 2012 11:03
 
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Reuters blogging platform hacked, false Saudi blog posted

The blogging platform of the Reuters News website was hacked and a false posting saying Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister Prince Saud al-Faisal had died was illegally posted on a Reuters journalist's blog, the company said on Wednesday.

August 16, 2012 11:12
 
BBC suffers cyber-attack following Iran campaign

BBC suffers cyber-attack following Iran campaign

The BBC has suffered a sophisticated cyber-attack following a campaign by Iranian authorities against its Persian service, director-general Mark Thompson said on Wednesday.

March 14, 2012 1:56
 

HSBC discloses email addresses of 400 ‘Premier’ customers

Customer complains of attempt to hack email account after bank sends mass mail to Premier customers with 400 addresses visible in ‘To’ field.

April 25, 2010 6:13
 
Security fears as HSBC forgets to BCC

Security fears as HSBC forgets to BCC

Customer complains of attempt to hack email account after bank sends mass mail to Premier customers with 400 addresses visible in ‘To’ field.

April 25, 2010 2:50