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Obama’s Top Military Adviser Warns of Possible ISIS Attacks in Baghdad – New York Times

New York Daily News Obama's Top Military Adviser Warns of Possible ISIS Attacks in BaghdadNew York TimesWASHINGTON — Fighters for the Islamic State were managing to blend in with disenfranchised Sunni populations in some Iraqi towns and villages near the … Continue reading

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Cost of cyber attacks doubles in 4 years

Average hit to a US company is now $ 12.7m, as security breaches rise 144% Asia homepage

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Putin says will not curb Internet access despite cyber attacks

MOSCOW (Reuters) – President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday he would not consider restricting Internet access for Russian users but warned of a sharp rise in cyber attacks on state domains since the Ukraine crisis began. His remarks were intended … Continue reading

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Hackers exploit ‘Shellshock’ bug with worms in early attacks

By Jim Finkle BOSTON (Reuters) – Hackers have begun exploiting the newly identified "Shellshock" computer bug, using fast-moving worm viruses to scan for vulnerable systems and then infect them, researchers warned on Thursday. "Shellshock" is the first major Internet threat … Continue reading

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Syria air strikes: Islamic State vows attacks against Isis targets ‘will be answered’ – The Independent

The Independent Syria air strikes: Islamic State vows attacks against Isis targets 'will be answered'The IndependentAn Islamic State fighter has vowed retribution for US-led air strikes against the group, after the attack launched with Arab allies killed dozens of militants … Continue reading

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Apple says celebrity attacks were targeted, did not stem from systems breach

Apple Inc said on Tuesday the attacks that emerged over the Labor Day weekend on celebrities' iCloud accounts were individually targeted, and that none of the cases it investigated had resulted from a breach of its systems. "We have discovered … Continue reading

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German business attacks ‘complacent’ Berlin

Criticisms of Merkel government come as Europe’s largest economy shows signs of slowing, raising concerns about its ability to continue driving eurozone growth Asia homepage

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Experts warn banks of more cyber attacks

So-called financial Trojans targeted more than 1,400 financial institutions in 2013, with the top US banks being the main targets Asia homepage

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FBI, Secret Service investigate reports of cyber attacks on U.S. banks

Federal Bureau of Investigation said it is investigating media reports that several U.S. "We are working with the United States Secret Service to determine the scope of recently reported cyber attacks against several American financial institutions," FBI spokesman Joshua Campbell … Continue reading

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Argentina attacks BNY over debt payments

The trustee is caught in the middle of an acrimonious dispute between the South American nation and bondholders who rejected restructuring deals Asia homepage

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