Geopolitical, Terrorism

CISA issues emergency to Federal Agencies Regarding Microsoft Exchange Flaw

CISA issues emergency to Federal Agencies Regarding Microsoft Exchange Flaw

The US Department of Homeland Security agency’s new emergency directive comes in the wake of major zero-day attacks on email servers revealed by Microsoft this week. The US agency’s Emergency Directive 21-02, “Mitigate Microsoft Exchange On-Premises Product Vulnerabilities,” was issued on March 3.  Following Microsoft’s release of out-of-band patches to address multiple zero-day flaws in on-premises …

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Trump respond to Russian cyberattacks Says 'Under Control'

Trump respond to Russian cyberattacks Says ‘Under Control’

This week, American businesses and government institutions reported that Russian hackers had infiltrated sensitive networks throughout their systems and were still present and able to cause immeasurable damage. President Donald Trump only acknowledged the hacking on Saturday almost a week after it surfaced, downplaying its importance and questioning whether the Russians were to blame. The …

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UAE target of cyberattacks after Israel deal, official says

UAE target of cyberattacks after Israel deal, official says

The United Arab Emirates has been the Target of cyber-attacks after formal ties with Israel, the Gulf Arab country’s cyber-security Head said on Sunday. The UAE in August broke with years of Arab Policy when it consented to forge connections with Israel in a move that angered Palestinians and some Muslim nations and communities. “Our …

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Singapore investigating claims Muslim app developer sold user Information to US military

Singapore investigating claims Muslim app developer sold user Information to US military

Singapore is investigating claims that a local-based mobile app, Muslim Pro, has offered”granular place data” into the US army. Clocking over 98.5 million downloads worldwide, the most favorite prayer monitoring program has denied the allegations, stating it stocks only anonymized information with its partners. Clocking over 98.5 million downloads worldwide, the Muslim Pro app allegedly …

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Canada Names China, Russia as Chief cyber-crime Risks; sees Danger to Electricity supply

Canada Names China, Russia as Chief cyber-crime Risks; sees Danger to Electricity supply

Canada on Wednesday identified state-sponsored applications in China, Russia, Iran, and North Korea as important cybercrime threats for the very first time, also said it feared overseas actors could attempt to disrupt electricity supplies. The Communications Security Establishment (CSE) indicates the intelligence bureau, equal to the U.S. National Security Agency, said the four countries’ applications …

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Russia declines Microsoft claims of healthcare cyber attacks

Russia declines Microsoft claims of healthcare cyber attacks

Russia on Tuesday vehemently reduces claims by Microsoft that Russia was behind cyberattacks on businesses exploring coronavirus vaccines and remedies, stating that it had been made a scapegoat. Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov told state news agency RIA Novosti it had become “politically fashionable” to pin the blame for cyber attacks on Russia. Russia …

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