cyber attack

Stier: Cyber-attack may have come from east, unrelated to PM's Ukraine visit

Foreign Minister Davor Ivo Stier said on Saturday that no strategic piece of information was compromised in a cyber-attack on the ministry's computer network in October, allowing for the possibility that the attack came from the east, but adding that it was not related to Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic's visit to Ukraine because it happened before it.

Croatian foreign ministry target of hacker attack, classified info not compromised

The Croatian Foreign and European Affairs Ministry has discovered that during the term of the previous government their shared communication network had suffered a cyber attack that enabled a hacker to penetrate the the ministry's computer system, but not a single strategic document has been compromised, Foreign Minister Davor Ivo Stier told Hina on Friday.

Reports: Japanese Defence Ministry, military hit by cyberattack

The Japanese Defence Ministry and the military have suffered a "very serious" cyberattack that enabled a hacker to penetrate its computer system, local media reported on Monday.

Cyberattack downs major websites; US investigating

Major internet sites including Twitter, Paypal, Netflix and Spotify were offline in parts of the US and Europe Friday after cyberattacks targeted a service provider that enables users to connect to them.

Report: Russia behind cyberattack on German parliament

The Russian government is thought to have been behind a six-month cyberattack, which crippled the computer system of the German lower house of parliament last year, the weekly Spiegel magazine reported.