TeamViewer Users Hacked

Hackers have managed to penetrate the TeamViewer network and steal login names and passwords of a “significant” number of their users. Cause: TeamViewer blamed “unprecedented large scale data thefts on popular social media platforms and…



Banks continue to be hit by SWIFT hackers

A fourth bank in the Philippines, has been attacked by hackers targeting the SWIFT inter-bank transfer system. Cause: Security researchers at Symantec believe the same group responsible for the $81 million Bangladesh Central Bank cyber-heist…


Major DNS Provider NS1 Hit by Focused DDoS Attack

Cause: Unknown attackers have been directing an ‘alarmingly dynamic’ army of bots in a Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack against NS1, a major DNS and traffic management provider, for over a week. While NS1 has…




Teenager Charged Over Mumsnet Hack

An 18 year old has been charged in connection with the cyber attack that saw Mumsnet hacked, users’ accounts breached, passwords stolen, and the site blasted offline in 2015. Cause: During the attacks, David Buchanan managed…